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SCHROEDER, Patricia Scott, a Representative from Colorado; born Patricia Nell Scott in
Portland, Multnomah County, Oreg., July 30, 1940; graduated from Roosevelt High
School, Des Moines, Iowa, 1958; B.A., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis,
Minn., 1961; J.D., Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Mass., 1964; lawyer, private
practice; lawyer, National Labor Relations Board, 1964-1966; teacher,
1969-1972; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-third and to the eleven
succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1973-January 3, 1997); chair, Select
Committee on Children, Youth and Families (One Hundred Second and One Hundred
Third Congresses); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fifth
Congress in 1996.
BibliographySchroeder, Patricia S.
24 Years of House Work . . . And the Place is Still a Mess: My Life in
Politics. Kansas City: Andrews McMeel Publishing, 1998.