- Name: Leonard Boswell
- Born: 01/10/1934
- Died: 08/17/2018 (84 years old)
- Profession: Farmer
Leonard Leroy Boswell (January 10, 1934 – August 17, 2018) was an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for Iowa’s 3rd congressional district from 1997 to 2013, a district based in Des Moines. A member of the Democratic Party, he was defeated for reelection in 2012 by 4th district incumbent Tom Latham, who decided to run against him after redistricting. Boswell left Congress in January 2013.
Birth Name: Leonard Leroy Boswell
Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star, Soldier’s Medal
School: Graceland College
Alias: Leonard Leroy Boswell
Birth Place: Harrison County, Missouri, U.S.
Death Place: Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.
Leonard Boswell quotes :
As the third anniversary of the September 11th attacks draws near we must ensure our nation is prepared to handle the continued threat of violence and terrorism on our country.Leonard Boswell
The March on Washington affirmed our values as a people: equality and opportunity for all. Forty-one years ago, during a time of segregation, these were an ideal.Leonard Boswell
Our nation was founded on the principals of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.Leonard Boswell
We must ensure that every worker has healthcare and is able to save for their retirement. We must ensure that our workers have safe and health working conditions.Leonard Boswell