Michael L. Strang
|Michael L. Strang|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Colorado's 3rd district
January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1987
|Preceded by||Ray Kogovsek|
|Succeeded by||Ben Nighthorse Campbell|
June 17, 1929|
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
|Died||January 12, 2014
Born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, he served as a second lieutenant in the United States Army from 1950 to 1953. Strang then received his bachelors degree from Princeton University and did graduate work at the University of Geneva in Switzerland. Strang was a rancher and investment banker from 1957 to 1985.
From 1973 to 1974, Strang served in the Colorado House of Representatives. Strang was then elected as a Republican to the Ninety-ninth Congress (January 3, 1985-January 3, 1987). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1986. He resumed horse and cattle ranching and worked as a consultant on natural resources and taxes. He was a resident of Carbondale, Colorado until his death there on January 12, 2014.
- A tribute to Mike Strang, gentleman, legislator, rancher
- The Associated Press. "Former Colorado congressman Mike Strang dies". The Denver Post. Retrieved 2014-01-15.
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