- Served in World War I
- Elected to Kansas House of Representatives
- Served in U.S. House of Representative from 1935 to 1947
- Elected Kansas governor in 1946
- Appointed to fill vacated U.S. Senate seat in 1949, reelected twice in 1956 and 1962
- Only Kansas governor to serve both branches of Congress
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