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HAMILTON, Lee Herbert (1931-)

HAMILTON, LEE HERBERT, a Representative from Indiana; born in Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Fla., April 20, 1931; attended the public schools of Evansville, Ind.; graduated from De Pauw University, 1952; studied at Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, in 1952 and 1953; graduated from Indiana University School of Law, 1956; lawyer, private practice; treasurer of Bartholomew County Young Democrats, 1960-1963, and president, 1963-1964; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth and to the sixteen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1965-January 3, 1999); chairman, Select Committee on Intelligence (Ninety-ninth Congress), Select Committee to Investigate Covert Arms Transactions with Iran (One Hundredth Congress), Joint Economic Committee (One Hundred First Congress); Committee on Foreign Affairs (One Hundred Third Congress); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Sixth Congress in 1998; vice chair, National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, 2002-2004.

Indiana University Libraries
Modern Political Papers
Bloomington, IN
Papers: ca. 1965-1998, 275 linear feet.
Repository also holds his Post-Congressional Papers, his personal 9/11 Commission Papers (digital collection), and his 9/11 Public Discourse Project Papers. Finding aids are online: http://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/findingaids/search?repository=politicalpapers&sort=title .


University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Film Reels and Videocassettes: 1966-1994, 4 commercials on 3 film reels and 7 commercials on 2 videocassettes.
The commercials were used during Lee Hamilton's 1966, 1988, and 1994 campaigns for U.S. Congress in District 9 of Indiana, Democratic Party.

  • Dotts, Brian Wayne. "Lee Hamilton's Home Style: Indiana's Ninth Congressional District." M. A. Thesis, Boston College, 1992.
  • Hamilton, Lee. "Central America in Perspective." In The Crisis in Central America. Washington, D.C.: Washington Institute Press, 1987.
  • ___. "Congress and Foreign Policy." Presidential Studies Quarterly 12 (Spring 1982): 133-37.
  • ___. "Congress and the Presidency in American Foreign Policy." Presidential Studies Quarterly 18 (Summer 1988): 507-11.
  • ___. "Constituent Service and Representation." Public Manager 21 (Summer 1992): 12-15.
  • ___. How Congress Works and Why You Should Care. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2004.
  • ___. "National Security and National Defense." Presidential Studies Quarterly 15 (Spring 1985): 261-70.
  • ___. The Role of Intelligence in the Foreign Policy Process. Claremont, CA.: Keck Center for International Strategic Studies, 1987.
  • ___. Strengthening Congress. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009.
  • ___. U. S. Foreign Policy in the Post-Cold War Era Report and Recommendations. Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office, 1993.
  • Hamilton, Lee H. and Jordan Tama. A Creative Tension: The Foreign Policy Roles of the President and Congress. Washington, D. C.: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2003.
  • Hamilton, Lee H., Bruce Hoffman, Brian Jenkins, Paul Pillar, Xavier Raufer, Walter Reich, Fernando Reinares. State of the Struggle: Report on the Battle Against Global Terrorism. Washington, D. C.: Council on Global Terrorism, 2007.
  • Hamilton, Lee H., and Thomas H. Kean. Without Precedent: The Inside Story of the 9/11 Commission. New York: Vintage, 2007.
  • Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: Lee H. Hamiltion, Democratic Representative from Indiana. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.