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John Joseph Moakley Edit Profile

United States Representative from Massachusetts

John Joseph Moakley, former United States Representative from Massachusetts. Bar: Massachusetts 1957. Chairman committee on rules Massachusetts Senate, 1964-1970; member Boston City Council, 1971-1972; With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Background

Moakley, John Joseph was born on April 27, 1927 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Suffolk University, 1956.

Career

Private practice, Boston, 1957-1972. Member United States Congress from 9th Massachusetts district, 1973—2001. Chairman United States House Rules Committee, 1989—1995.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1957.

Membership

Chairman committee on rules Massachusetts Senate, 1964-1970. Member Boston City Council, 1971-1972. With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Connections

Married Evelyn Duffy, 1957.

spouse:
Evelyn Duffy