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AMBRO, Jerome Anthony, Jr.

AMBRO, Jerome Anthony, Jr.
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1928–1993

Biography

AMBRO, Jerome Anthony, Jr., a Representative from New York; born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 27, 1928; attended Brooklyn public elementary schools; graduated, Grover Cleveland High School, Queens, N.Y., 1946; B.A., New York University, 1955; served in the United States Army, Military Police, 1951-1953; budget officer, purchasing and personnel director, Town of Huntington, N.Y., 1960-1967; served on Suffolk County (N.Y.) Board of Supervisors, 1968-1969; elected to four terms as Supervisor, Town of Huntington, N.Y., 1968-1974; chairman, Huntington Urban Renewal Agency and president, Freeholders and Commonalty of the Town of Huntington, 1968-1974; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-fourth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1975-January 3, 1981); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the Ninety-seventh Congress in 1980; governmental and legislative consultant; died on March 4, 1993, in Falls Church, Va.

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

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External Research Collections

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library& Museum

Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: In the John Marsh Files, 1974-1977, 49.6 linear feet. Correspondents include Jerome Ambro.

University of California, Berkeley
The Bancroft Library

Berkeley, CA
Papers: In the Sierra Club National Legislative Office Records, 1960-[on-going], 200 linear feet. Correspondents include Jerome Ambro.
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