LEHMAN, William, (1913 - 2005)


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

LEHMAN, William, a Representative from Florida; born in Selma, Dallas County, Ala., October 5, 1913; graduated from Dallas Academy and Selma High School, Selma, Ala., 1930; B.S., University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Ala., 1934; attended Oxford University, Oxford, England, 1965; auto dealer; teacher, Miami Norland Junior High School, Miami, Fla., 1963-1964; instructor, Miami Dade Junior College, Miami, Fla., 1965-1966; member, Dade County, Fla., school board, 1966-1972; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-third and to the nine succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1973-January 3, 1993); was not a candidate for renomination to the One Hundred Third Congress in 1992; died on March 16, 2005, in Miami Beach, Fla.


Bibliography

Lehman, William. Mr. Chairman: The Journal of a Congressional Appropriator. Lanham: University Press of America, 2000.