(November 24, 1921 - December 19, 2000, an American politi...)
November 24, 1921 - December 19, 2000, an American politician, lawyer & broadcaster, a U.S. Congressman, Mayor of New York City, candidate for U.S. President
Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Delaware, 1938; Master of Science, Columbia University, 1939.
Reporter, editor News-Journal Papers, Wilmington, Delaware, also. Associated Press, New York City, 1939-1946. Director public relations University Delaware, 1947-1951.
Assistant to president State University of New York, Albany, 1952-1958. Member staff Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1959. Editorial page editor Times-Union, Albany, 1959-1960, executive editor, 1960-1966.
Member United States Congress from 29th New York District, 1967-1970. Executive director, president Arthritis Foundation, 1971-1975. Executive assistant to president New York State Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities, 1994—2003.
Editor-in-chief Science Digest, New York City, 1976-1980. Editor Health Protection magazine, New York City, 1981-1982. Consultant Button and Button, public affairs committee.
Married Rebecca B. Pool. Children: Nancy, Sarah, Daniel, Jefferson (deceased 1986), Mary. Married Rena P. Posner, 1969.