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Myron Thompson was born on 23 April, 1936 in Monte Vista, Colorado, U.S., is a politician. Discover Myron Thompson's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 83 years old?
|Age||83 years old|
|Born||23 April 1936|
|Birthplace||Monte Vista, Colorado, U.S.|
|Date of death||(2019-01-05)|
|Died Place||Sundre, Alberta, Canada|
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Who Is Myron Thompson's Wife?
His wife is Dot Thompson
Myron Thompson Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Myron Thompson worth at the age of 83 years old? Myron Thompson’s income source is mostly from being a successful politician. He is from Colorado. We have estimated Myron Thompson's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2023||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2022||Pending|
|Salary in 2022||Under Review|
|Source of Income||politician|
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Thompson's son, Dennis Thompson, who also has dual American-Canadian citizenship, enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1996 and later served for a year in Iraq and Afghanistan. Thompson died of pancreatic cancer on January 5, 2019, at the age of 82.
In June 2007, Thompson announced that he would not be running for re-election, and as a result stepped down from Parliament after the 2008 federal election.
In 2006, after a decision to ban media members from the base where the bodies of Canadian soldiers were arriving from Afghanistan, Thompson said he would shoot any media member if they attempted to come on site to cover a dead son of his.
Thompson was one of the loudest critics of former Prime Minister Jean Chrétien’s decision that Canada would not take part in the multinational force in Iraq and the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
In 2001, Thompson stated in question period that he felt too many RCMP officers were patrolling national parks searching for poachers instead of hunting in cities for terrorists.
In 1994, the Reform Party passed a policy at its national convention to deny family benefits to same-sex couples. Thompson said at the time, "I do not hate homosexuals – I hate homosexuality."
Thompson was first elected to Parliament in 1993 as a member of the Reform Party, and continued to serve under its successors the Canadian Alliance and the Conservative Party of Canada. He became known for wearing a cowboy hat, and lobbied unsuccessfully to be allowed to wear it on the floor of the Commons. He claimed that the cowboy hat was part of his heritage, and he had as much right to wear it as MPs had the right to wear turbans or native feathers.
Thompson served in the United States Army from 1958 to 1960. He moved to Canada in 1968 and became a citizen in 1974. For 23 years, Thompson was a high school teacher and then principal, and later became the mayor of Sundre, Alberta, serving from 1974 to 1980.
In the 1950s, Thompson studied at Adams State College in Colorado, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and Education.
Myron D. Thompson (April 23, 1936 – January 5, 2019) was a Conservative Member of Parliament in the House of Commons of Canada. He represented the riding of Wild Rose in Alberta.