POWELL, Walter Eugene, (1931 - )

Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

POWELL, Walter Eugene, a Representative from Ohio; born in Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio, April 25, 1931; attended Hamilton public schools; A.B., Heidelberg College, Tiffin, Ohio, 1953; M.Ed., Miami (Ohio) University, 1961; educator in Butler County, Ohio, for twenty-four years; clerk, city of Fairfield, Ohio, 1956-1957; member, Fairfield City Council, 1958; member, Ohio house of representatives, 1961-1967; member, Ohio State senate, 1967-1971; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-second and to the Ninety-third Congresses (January 3, 1971-January 3, 1975); was not a candidate for reelection in 1974 to the Ninety-fourth Congress; is a resident of Middletown, Ohio.


Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: Walter E. Powell, Republican Representative from Ohio. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.