Last updated on: 2/5/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Tom Ridge, JD Biography

Title:
Former Secretary of Homeland Security
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Jan. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhDs and JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the ACLU. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the ACLU.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Member, Board of Home Depot, 2005-present
  • Member, Board of Savi Technology, 2005-present
  • Former Secretary of Homeland Security, 2001-2004
  • Governor of Pennsylvania, 1995-2001
  • US Congressman (R-PA), House of Representatives, 1982-1994
  • Assistant District Attorney, Erie County, 1980-1982
  • US Army
Education:
  • JD, Dickinson School of Law
  • BA, Harvard College, 1967
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Is the USA PATRIOT Act a Good Law?