At first glance, Sen. Robert F. Bennett seems a curious choice to be a technology guru.

A deliberate speaker whose genteel demeanor and ambling gait are distinctive on Capitol Hill, the 64-year-old Utah Republican hardly fits the profile of a plugged-in computerphile.

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