Porter, John Edward - from United States

ID: 263792
Organization: TBI
Country of meeting: in the year 2004

Former Partner and currently a Senior Advisor in the International law firm of Hogan Lovells. He served 21 years as U.S. Congressman for the 10th district in Illinois, where he served on the United States House Committee on Appropriations and as chair of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies

Before his election to Congress, Porter served in the Illinois House of Representatives and prior to that as an Honor Law Graduate Attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice in the Kennedy Administration. He attended Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is a graduate of Northwestern University and, with distinction of the University of Michigan Law School. Porter has ten honorary degrees.


US Congressman, Illinois 10th (22-Jan-1980 to 3-Jan-2001)
Illinois State House of Representatives (1973-79)
Hogan & Hartson Partner
Corporation for Public Broadcasting Vice Chairman
American Heart Association Board Member
American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise Honorary Committee
Bretton Woods Committee


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