Pat Danner

Patsy Ann " Pat" Danner ( born January 13, 1934 in Louisville, Kentucky) is a former American politician. Between 1993 and 2001, she represented the state of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Pat Danner attended the public schools in Bevier (Missouri ). Later she studied political science at Northwest Missouri State University. Then they began a political career as a member of the Democratic Party. From 1970 to 1972 she was deputy party leader in the ninth congressional district of Missouri. At the same time she served as party chairman in Macon County. Between 1973 and 1976 she was on the staff of Congressman Jerry Litton. From 1977 to 1981 she was co -chair of the Ozarks Regional Commission. From 1983 to 1993, Danner was in the Senate from Missouri.

In the congressional elections of 1992, it was the sixth electoral district of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where they became the successor of Earl Thomas Coleman on January 3, 1993. After three elections she was able to complete in Congress until January 3, 2001, four legislative sessions. For health reasons, Pat Danner renounced in 2000 to another candidacy. Her son Steve applied for its successor in Congress, but was defeated by Republican Sam Graves.