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Henry Waxman's Biography
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Henry A. Waxman
Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Michael, Shai
Los Angeles, CA
JD, University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 1964
BA, Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles, 1961
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1975-2014
Assembly Member, California State Assembly, 1969-1974
Member, Congressional Children's Working Group
Co-Founder, Congressional Democratic Israel Working Group
Co-Founder, Congressional Task Force Against Anti-Semitism
Member, House Democratic Steering Committee
Congressional Appointee, United States Holocaust Memorial Council
Chair, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, United States House of Representatives, 2007-2009
Ranking Member, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, United States House of Representatives, 1997-2006
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, American Jewish Congress
Member, Guardians of the Jewish Home for the Aged
Member, Sierra Club
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