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ANDREWS, Michael Allen

ANDREWS, Michael Allen
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives


ANDREWS, Michael Allen, a Representative from Texas; born in Houston, Harris County, Tex., February 7, 1944; graduated from Arlington Heights High School, Fort Worth, Tex., 1962; B.A., University of Texas, Austin, 1967; J.D., Southern Methodist University, School of Law, Dallas, Tex., 1970; admitted to the Texas bar, 1971; lawyer, private practice; law clerk for United States district court judge for the Southern District of Texas, 1971-1972; assistant district attorney, Harris County, Tex., 1972-1976; private practice of law, 1976-1983; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-eighth and to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1983-January 3, 1995); was not a candidate for reelection in 1994, but was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the United States Senate.

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
Videoreels: 1994, 3 commercials on 3 videoreels. The commercials were used during Michael Allen Andrews's 1994 campaign for the U.S. Senate in Texas, Democratic Party.

University of Texas at Austin
The Center for American History

Austin, TX
Papers: 1980-1994. 350 feet. The papers of Michael Allen Andrews include personal, congressional, and business papers, including video tape, sound recordings, and memorabilia. Congressional files include legislative and casework files, constituent correspondence, human resource files, office correspondence, and campaign files. A finding aid for the papers is available in the repository. The collection is currently restricted.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

"Cooper to stay in House; Andrews may vie for Senate seat." Medicine & Health, 4 January 1993, 3.

Glover, Keith and Colette Gergely. "Grandy, Andrews departing; both seek higher office. (House members Fred Grandy and Michael A. Andrews)." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 18 December 1993, 3470.

Kosterlitz, Julie. "How the debate may shape a Senate race. (reform of health care)." National Journal, 11 December 1993, 2947.

"Mr. Andrews goes to Congress. (freshman congressman Mike Andrews)." Newsweek, 10 January 1983, 20.

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