AKA William Joseph Walsh
Birthplace: North Barrington, IL
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Party Affiliation: Republican
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from Illinois, 2011-13
Venture capitalist elected to US Congress in 2010, succeeding Melissa Bean. Conservative "Tea Party" Republican; anti-abortion rights, pro-gun rights, pro-offshore drilling, pro-PATRIOT Act. Campaigned urging reduced taxes, secured borders, repeal of 2010 health care reform, and elimination of the Department of Education and Environmental Protection Agency.
Named a "True Blue" member of Congress in 2011 by the Family Research Council for his "unwavering support of the family", despite refusing to pay $117,000 in back child support. Lost bid for re-election in 2013, and succeeded in Congress by Tammy Duckworth.
Wife: Helene (five children)
High School: Barrington High School, Barrington, IL
University: BA English Literature, University of Iowa (1985)
University: MPP, University of Chicago (1991)
US Congressman, Illinois 8th (2011-13)
Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund Executive Director
Ravenswood Advisors Financial Advisor
Heartland Institute Issues Analyst
Jobs For Youth Counselor
Americans for Limited Government
Failure to Pay Child Support (sued, 2011)
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