Last updated on: 8/22/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Barry Goldwater Biography

Title:
Former U.S. Senator (R-AZ)
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Words “under God” Be in the US Pledge of Allegiance?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Sep. 2006

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • U.S. Senator (R-AZ), 1968-1987
  • Presidential Medal of Freedom, 1986
  • U.S. Senator (R-AZ), 1958-1965
  • Republican Nominee for President, 1964
  • City Council Member, Phoenix, Arizona, 1949-1952
  • Advisory Committee Member, Indian Affairs, U.S. Department of the Interior, 1948-1950
  • Major General, Arizona National Guard, 1945-1967
  • Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army Air Corp, 1941-1945
Education:
  • Attended University of Arizona at Tucson, 1928
Other:
  • Namesake of Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
Quoted in:
  1. Did the Founding Fathers Support a Separation of Church and State?