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Andrew John Biemiller

Andrew John Biemiller, American labor union official, congressman. Member American Federation Teachers, Former Mems. of Congress (Executive Board), Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

  • Biemiller, Andrew John was born on July 23, 1906 in Sandusky, Ohio, United States. Son of Andrew Frederick and Pearl (Weber) Biemiller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1926. Postgraduate, University of Pennsylvania, 1928-1931.

    Career

    • Teacher history Syracuse University, University of Pennsylvania, 1926-1932. Newspaper and labor relations positions, 1932-1942. Member Wisconsin legislature, 1936-1942.

      With War Production Board, 1942-1944. Member 79th, 81st United States congresses, 5th Wisconsin District. Public relations counsellor, lecturer, writer.

      Special assistant to secretary interior, 1951-1952. Director department legislation American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1956-1982, chairman staff commission on atomic energy. Member labor-management advising committee Atomic Energy Commission.

      Member management-labor textile advising committee Department Commerce, 1961-1982. Member Presidential Task Force on Career Advancement, 1966-1967. Member consumer commission on automobile insurance and compensation Department Transportation.

      Member of national petroleum advising committee Department Interior. Labor adviser American delegation General Agreement of Tariff and Trades Conference, 1957, 61.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American Federation Teachers, Former Mems. of Congress (Executive Board), Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: Kenwood Golf and Country, National Press.

    Connections

    • Married Hannah Perot Morris, December 20, 1929. Children: Andrew John, Nancy Barbara.
    • father: Andrew Frederick Biemiller
    • mother: Pearl (Weber) Biemiller
    • spouse: Hannah Perot Morris
    • children: Andrew John Biemiller
    • Nancy Barbara Biemiller
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    Born July 23, 1906
    Died 1982
    (aged 75)
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