Robert Giaimo was reared in North Haven, Connecticut, and represented the area in Congress for more than two decades. He chaired the Budget Committee for four years in the 1970s. Giaimo was interested in transportation issues, pushing hard for a subway system in the nation’s capital and for the inclusion of a railroad in his district.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Robert Giaimo Postcard,” https://history.house.gov/Collection/Listing/2010/2010-014-000/ (April 11, 2021)
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