Madden, Martin (Barnaby)(1855–1928) U.S. representative; born in Darlington, England. Emigrating at age 5, he was a self-made quarryman who opposed machine politics in Chicago. In congress (Rep., Ill.; 1905–28) he created the bureau of the budget.
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