Political Science Degree-Yale; JD-University of Virginia School of Law
born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., January 12, 1950; graduated from Jamaica High School; B.A., Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1972; J.D., University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, Va., 1975; lawyer, private practice; staff counsel, United States House Select Committee on Assassinations, 1977-1978; member of the Houston, Tex., city council, 1990-1994; Houston, Tex., municipal judge, 1987-1990; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fourth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-present).
Eighteenth District - Harris (17%)
Budget; Homeland Security; Judiciary
Contact and Phone Numbers
Room 2079 Rayburn HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Capitol Phone: (202) 225-3816
Capitol Fax: (202) 225-3317 District Map Website Houston
1919 Smith Street, Suite 1180
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 655-1612Heights Office
420 West 19th St.
Houston, TX 77008
(713) 861-4070Acres Home Office
6719 West Montgomery
Houston, TX 77091
(713) 691-4882Fifth Ward Office
4300 Lyons Ave.
Houston, TX 77020