Last updated on: 3/3/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Henry A. Waxman, JD Biography

Title:
Former US Representative (D-CA)
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 2005

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • US Representative (D-CA), 1975-2015
  • Ranking Member, Committee on Energy and Commerce, US House of Representatives, 2011-2015
  • Chairman, Committee on Energy and Commerce, US House of Representatives, 2009-2010
  • Chairman, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, US House of Representatives, 2007-2008
  • Former member, American Jewish Congress
  • Member, Guardians of the Jewish Home for the Aged
  • Member, Sierra Club
  • Former member, Congressional Children’s Working Group
  • Former member, House Democratic Steering Committee
  • Ranking Member, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, US House of Representatives, 1997-2006
  • Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Health and the Environment, Committee on Energy and Commerce, US House of Representatives, 1995-1996
  • Chairman, Subcommittee on Health and the Environment, Committee on Energy and Commerce, US House of Representatives, 1979-1994
  • Former Chair, California State Assembly Health Committee, California State Assembly
  • Member, California State Assembly, 1968-1974
Education:
  • JD, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Law, 1964
  • BA, Political Science, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), 1961
Other:
  • Co-Sponsor, Clean Sports Act of 2005 (H.R. 2565), May 24, 2005
  • Born on Sep. 12, 1939 in Los Angeles, CA
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