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John Shadegg

John ShadeggAKA John Barden Shadegg

Born: 22-Oct-1949
Birthplace: Phoenix, AZ

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from Arizona, 1995-2011

Military service: Arizona Air National Guard (1969-75)

Attorney elected to eight terms in US Congress beginning in 1995, succeeding Jon Kyl. Conservative Republican; generally anti-abortion rights, anti-gay rights, pro-gun rights, anti-net neutrality. Supported 1998-99 Clinton impeachment, 2001 USA PATRIOT Act, 2002 Iraq War resolution, 2004 restriction to bankruptcy rules, 2005 Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA), 2006 Secure Fence Act, 2008 Wall Street bailout; opposed 1997 Kyoto Protocol to address climate change, 2008 GM/Chrysler bailout, 2009 economic stimulus, 2010 health care reform. Did not seek re-election in 2010, and succeeded in Congress by Benjamin Quayle.

Father: Stephen C. Shadegg (Arizona Republican Party Chair, b. 1910, d. 1990)
Mother: Eugenia Kehr Shadegg
Sister: (two sisters)
Wife: Shirley Lueck (m. 1979, one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Courtney
Son: Stephen

    High School: Camelback High School, Phoenix, AZ (1968)
    University: BA, University of Arizona (1972)
    Law School: JD, University of Arizona (1975)

    US Congressman, Arizona 3rd (2003-11)
    US Congressman, Arizona 4th (1995-2003)
    United States Sentencing Commission Advisory Board (1993-94)
    Arizonans for Wildlife Conservation Counsel (1992-93)
    Republican Party of Arizona Special Counsel to House Republicans (1991-92)
    Arizona State Official Special Assistant Attorney General (1983-90)
    Attorney in private practice (1975-94)
    Claremont Institute
    Close Up Foundation Board of Advisors
    The Heritage Foundation
    Goldwater Institute Board of Directors
    Leadership Institute Bi-Partisan Congressional Advisory Board
    Republican Liberty Caucus Board of Advisers
    Salvation Army Advisory Board
    State Bar of Arizona
    Washington Legal Foundation National Board of Advisors
    Global Warming Skeptics

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