|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Nebraska's 3rd district
January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1961
|Preceded by||Robert Dinsmore Harrison|
|Succeeded by||Ralph F. Beermann|
|Born||August 16, 1906|
near Columbus, Nebraska
|Died||August 28, 1968 (aged 62)|
Brock was born near Columbus, Nebraska. He graduated from Leigh High School and then the College of Pharmacy of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1929. He became a pharmacist in Madison, Nebraska. He then became a cattle feeder and farmer and the president of Nebraska Livestock Feeders Association, Cornbelt Livestock Feeders Association, and Northeast Nebraska Rural Electric Association.
Brock was a member of the Nebraska Highway Advisory Commission and then a delegate to the 1956 Democratic National Convention He was the chair of the Nebraska Democratic Party from 1954 to 1956. In 1958 he was elected to the Eighty-sixth United States Congress serving from January 3, 1959 to January 3, 1961, and failed in his bid to be reelected in 1960. He was then appointed in February 1961 as the administrator of the Farmers Home Administration in Washington, D.C.. He died in Zion, Illinois and was buried in the Wakefield Cemetery in Wakefield, Nebraska.
- "Brock, Lawrence". The Political Graveyard. Retrieved January 28, 2006.
- "Brock, Lawrence". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved January 28, 2006.
- This article incorporates facts obtained from: Lawrence Kestenbaum, The Political Graveyard
- This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguide.congress.gov.
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Robert Dinsmore Harrison
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Nebraska's 3rd congressional district
Ralph F. Beermann
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