JOHNSON, Nancy Lee, (1935 - )

Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

JOHNSON, Nancy Lee, a Representative from Connecticut; born Nancy Elizabeth Lee in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 5, 1935; graduated from elementary and secondary classes of the University of Chicago Laboratory School, Chicago, Ill., 1953; B.A., Radcliffe College, Cambridge, Mass., 1957; attended, University of London Courtauld Institute, 1957-1958; teacher; member of the Connecticut state senate, 1977-1982; delegate, Republican National Convention, 1980; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-eighth and to the eleven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1983-January 3, 2007); chair, Committee on Standards of Official Conduct (One Hundred Fourth Congress);unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Tenth Congress in 2006.


”Nancy L. Johnson” in Women in Congress, 1917-2006. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History & Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2006.