Last updated on: 6/4/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

James Sensenbrenner, JD Biography

Title:
Congressional Representative for the fifth district of Wisconsin
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of May 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Member of Congress, Fifth Congressional District of Wisconsin, 1979-present
  • National Association of Manufactures Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence, 2003-2004
  • Friend of the Shareholder Award, American Shareholders Association, 2001-2004
  • Taxpayers’ Friend Award, National Taxpayers Union, 1979-2003
  • Taxpayers’ Hero Award, Council for Citizens Against Government Waste, 1991-1997, 1999
  • Assistant Minority Leader, 1976-1979
  • Wisconsin State Senator, 1975-1979
  • Wisconsin State Representative, 1969-1975
  • Former practicing attorney
  • Member, State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Member, Waukesha County Republican Party
  • Member, Riveredge Nature Center
  • Member, American Philatelic Society
  • Member, Friends of the Museum
  • Member, Episcopal Church
Education:
  • JD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1968
  • BA, Political Science, Stanford University, 1965
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does the Real ID Act Unfairly Target Immigrants?
  2. Is the Voting Rights Act Still Necessary?