MEZVINSKY, Edward Maurice, (formerly married to Marjorie Margolies-Mezvinsky),
a Representative from Iowa; born in Ames, Story County, Iowa,
January 17, 1937; attended the public schools; B.A., University of Iowa, Iowa
City, 1960; M.A., political science, University of California, Berkeley, 1963;
J.D., the same university, 1965; admitted to the Iowa bar in 1965 and commenced
practice in Iowa City; legislative assistant to United States Representative
Neal Smith (Iowa), 1965-1967; member, Iowa State house of representatives,
1969-1970; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-third and to the Ninety-fourth
Congresses (January 3, 1973-January 3, 1977); unsuccessful candidate for
reelection in 1976 to the Ninety-fifth Congress; appointed United States
representative to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, 1977-1979;
elected Democratic Party State Chairman of Pennsylvania, 1981-1986;
unsuccessful candidate in 1990 for nomination for Lieutenant Governor of
Pennsylvania; is a resident of Penn Valley, Pa.
Bibliography Mezvinsky, Edward, with Kevin McCormally and John Greenya.
A Term to Remember. New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan,