DioGUARDI, Joseph J.
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives


DioGUARDI, Joseph J., a Representative from New York; born in New York City, September 20, 1940; graduated from Fordham Preparatory School, Bronx, N.Y., 1958; B.S., Fordham University, Bronx, N.Y., 1962; served in the U.S. Army Reserves, 1963-1969; worked as a certified public accountant with Arthur Andersen &Co. in New York City, 1962-1984, becoming a partner in 1972; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-ninth and One Hundredth Congresses (January 3, 1985-January 3, 1989); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred First Congress in 1988; unsuccessful candidate for election to the One Hundred Third Congress in 1992; unsuccessful candidate on the Conservative and Right to Life Tickets for election to the One Hundred and Fifth Congress in 1996; unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate in 2010.

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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External Research Collections

University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication

Norman, OK
Videocassettes: 1984, 1 commercial on 1 videocassette. The commercial was used during Joseph DioGuardi's campaign for the 1984 U.S. congressional election in District 20 of New York, Republican Party.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

DioGuardi, Joseph J. "Ending the Credit Card Mentality in Congress: A Guide to Achieving Fiscal Discipline." In A House of Ill Repute, edited by Dan Renberg, 26-32. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1987.

___. Unaccountable Congress: It Doesn't Add Up. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Gateway, 1992.

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