Lloyd BentsenLloyd Millard Bentsen (Born February 11, 1921 ) is an American politican from Texas. He is a member of the United States Democratic Party.
He served in the United States House of Representatives from December 1948 to January 3, 1955. He was in private business until his election to United States Senate in 1970, his opponent for that seat was George H.W. Bush. He was the Democratic nominee for United States Vice President in 1988. He retired from the Senate in January, 1993. He served as United States Secretary of the Treasury under Bill Clinton from 1993 to 1994.