ROGAN, James E.

ROGAN, James E.
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives


ROGAN, James E., a Representative from California; born in San Francisco, San Francisco County, Calif., August 21, 1957; A.A., Chabot Community College, Livermore, Calif., 1977; B.A., University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1979; J.D., University of California Law School, Los Angeles, Calif., 1983; lawyer, private practice; adjunct law professor; deputy district attorney Los Angeles County, Calif., 1985-1990; municipal court judge, Glendale, Calif., 1990-1994; member of the California state assembly, 1994-1996; majority leader, California state assembly, 1996; delegate to the Republican National Convention, 1996; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fifth and One Hundred Sixth Congresses (January 3, 1997-January 3, 2001); one of the managers appointed by the House of Representatives in 1998 to conduct the impeachment proceedings against President William Clinton; unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Seventh Congress in 2000; Undersecretary of Commerce and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2001-2004; judge, superior court of California, 2006 to present.

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

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External Research Collections

Chapman University
Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries

Orange, CA
Papers: ca. 1918-2000, 13.75 linear feet. The Congressman James E. Rogan papers and political memorabilia collection includes14 cartons of personal and political memorabilia. The center of the collection are 10 cartons of manuscripts, reports and ephemera from the impeachment trial of President William Clinton produced or collected by James Rogan during his term as a U.S. Representative (CA) and participation as one of the 13 House Managers during the impeachment trial.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

Rogan, James. Rough Edges: My Unlikely Road from Welfare to Washington. New York: Harper Collins/Regan Books, 2004.

___. Catching Our Flag: Behind the Scenes of a Presidential Impeachment. Washington: World Net Daily Books, 2011.

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