Dan Quayle

James Danforth Quayle III (* 4. February 1947 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is an US-American politician (republican) and was the 44. Vice-president of the USA from 1989 to 1993 under George H. W. Bush.

Quayle was before from 1976 to 1980 member of the house of representatives. 1980 he was selected for the State of Indiana into the senate, in whom he served up to his appointment as a vice-president. 2000 he tried to attain unsuccessfully republican nominating for the choice to the US president.

Quayle was criticized during its term of office by parts of the American public vehement, mainly because of its frequently as unsatisfactorily designated linguistic and intellectual abilities. In addition it turned out, similarly as late George W. Bush, because of its MC in the national guard during the Viet Nam war under criticism, which of political opponents as evasion of the military service in the US-Army one evaluated.

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