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Maurice D. Hinchey Edit Profile

United States Representative from New York

Maurice D. Hinchey, American Congressman. Recipient of Legislator of the Year award, Environ Planning Lobby, 1975, 1979, New York State Bar Association Environ award, 1989. Hudson River Greenway Council; board directors Children's Rehabilitation Center, WAMC National Public Radio. Founding member Saugerties Democratic Club, vice chairman New York State Democratic Commission.

Background

Hinchey, Maurice D. was born on October 27, 1938 in New York City. Son of Maurice D. and Rose (Bonack) Hinchey.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Political Science and English, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1968. Master of Arts in English, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1970. Graduate student in Public Administration and Economics, State University of New York, Albany.

Career

Member, New York State Assembly, 1974-1993;member, 103rd-105th Congress from 26th New York district, since 1993;member banking and finance services committee, 103rd-105th Congress from 26th New York district. Chairman N.E. Task Force Food & Farm Policy & Assembly Environmental Conserv.Comm., Higher Ednl. Rules & Racing & Wagering Comm., Joint Legislation Comm.

Solid Waste Management, Interstate Council on Migrant Education, New York Urban Cultural Parks Advisory Council.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Organized Crime and the Solid Waste Industry, 1986, New York City Water Supply, A History, 1988.

Membership

Hudson River Greenway Council. Board directors Children's Rehabilitation Center, WAMC National Public Radio. Board visitors United States Military Academy at West Point.

Member Saugerties Democratic Club (founding member), New York State Democratic Commission (vice-chairman).

Connections

Married Ilene Marder, 1985. Children: Maurice Scott, Josef L., Michelle R.

father:
Maurice D. Hinchey

mother:
Rose (Bonack) Hinchey

spouse:
Ilene Marder

children:
Maurice Scott Hinchey

Josef L. Hinchey

Michelle R. Hinchey