Thruston Ballard Morton

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  7. "TO PASS S. 1564, THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT OF 1965".
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Thruston Ballard Morton
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Chair of the Republican National Committee
In office
July 1, 1959 June 2, 1961
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Kentucky's 3rd congressional district

1947–1953
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Assistant Secretary of State for Legislative Affairs
1953–1956
Succeeded by
Party political offices
Preceded by Republican nominee for U.S. Senator from Kentucky
(Class 3)

1956, 1962
Succeeded by
Preceded by Chair of the Republican National Committee
1959–1961
Succeeded by
Preceded by Chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee
1963–1967
Succeeded by
U.S. Senate
Preceded by U.S. Senator (Class 3) from Kentucky
1957–1968
Served alongside: John Cooper
Succeeded by