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Matthew Francis McHugh

Matthew Francis McHugh, American former congressman. Bar: New York 1964. Active numerous civic organizations; Member American, New York State, Tompkins County bar associations.

Background

  • McHugh, Matthew Francis was born on December 6, 1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Peter F. and Margaret M. (Whalen) McHugh.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Mount St. Mary's College, 1960. Juris Doctor, Villanova University, 1963.

    Career

    • Practiced, New York City. Prosecuting attorney City of Ithaca, 1968. District attorney Tompkins County, 1969-1972.

      Member from 27th and 28th District New York United States House of Reps, 1975—1993. Counselor to president World Bank, Washington, 1993.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Active numerous civic organizations. Member American, New York State, Tompkins County bar associations.

    Connections

    • Married Eileen Alanna Higgins, 1963. Children: Alanna, Kelli, Meg.
    • father: Peter F. McHugh
    • mother: Margaret M. (Whalen) McHugh
    • spouse: Eileen Alanna Higgins
    • children: Alanna McHugh
    • Kelli McHugh
    • Meg McHugh
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      Mount St. Mary's College
    • 1963
      Villanova University
    • 1968
      prosecuting attorney, City of Ithaca
    • 1969 - 1972
      district attorney, Tompkins County
    • 1975 - 1993
      member, from 27th and 28th District New York United States House of Reps
    • 1993
      counsel, or to president World Bank
      Washington, United States