Wife: Joyce McKay Bennett
Birthdate: Sept. 18, 1933
Birthplace: Salt Lake City
Education: University of Utah, 1958, political science
Political experience: U. student body president, U.S. senator (1992-current)
Professional highlights: Chief congressional liaison, U.S. Department of Transportation; CEO, Franklin Institute
Quote: "Voters will have to decide which candidate best reflects their values, which candidate's team — Republican or Democrat — has the best solutions for our problems. And which candidate is best positioned, by virtue of seniority and committee assignments, to be of help to Utah."