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Joseph Lieberman

Joseph LiebermanAKA Joseph Isadore Lieberman

Born: 24-Feb-1942
Birthplace: Stamford, CT

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: See Note [1]

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Former US Senator from Connecticut

Former U.S. Senator, candidate for Vice President under Al Gore in 2000, and candidate for Democratic nomination for President in 2004. Worked to curtail sex and violence in video games.

[1] Elected as an Independent in the 2006 midterm elections, now claims to be an "Independent Democrat".

Father: Henry Lieberman (b. 3-Apr-1915, d. 3-Jan-1986)
Mother: Marcia Manger (b. 1915, d. 2005)
Sister: Rietta
Sister: Ellen
Wife: Elizabeth Haas (m. 1965, div. 1981)
Son: Matthew
Daughter: Rebecca
Hadassah Lieberman (b. 28-Mar-1948, m. 1983, two sons, two daughters)
Son: Ethan (stepson)
Daughter: Hana

    High School: Stamford High School, Stamford, CT
    University: Yale University (1964)
    Law School: JD, Yale Law School (1967)

    US Senator, Connecticut (1989-2013)
    Attorney General of Connecticut (1982-88)
    Connecticut State Senate (1971-81)
    Alexis de Tocqueville Institution
    Alfalfa Club President (2008-09)
    American Council of Trustees and Alumni Co-Founder (1995)
    Close Up Foundation Board of Advisors
    Committee for the Liberation of Iraq Honorary Co-Chair
    Committee on the Present Danger
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Faith and Politics Institute Congressional Advisory Council
    Foundation for the Defense of Democracies Distinguished Advisor
    Joe Lieberman for President
    National Student Leadership Conference Honorary Board of Advisors
    New Democrat Network Cofounder
    Nixon Center Board of Directors
    Partnership for Public Service Board of Governors
    Vets for Freedom Policy Board of Advisors
    Phi Beta Kappa Society
    New Democrat Movement Founder, Senate New Democrat Coalition
    New Democrat Movement Former Chair of Democratic Leadership Council
    Draft Deferment: Vietnam
    Funeral: Richard Nixon (1994)
    Roast: Don Imus (1999)
    Funeral: Tim Russert (2008)
    Funeral: William F. Buckley (2008)
    Alfalfa Party candidate for US President (2010)
    Austrian Ancestry Maternal
    Polish Ancestry Paternal
    Jewish Ancestry

    Tanner on Tanner (5-Oct-2004) · Himself

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