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ANDREWS, Thomas Hiram (1953-)

ANDREWS, THOMAS HIRAM, a Representative from Maine; born in Brockton, Plymouth County, Mass., March 22, 1953; graduated from Oliver Ames High School, North Easton, Mass., 1971; B.A., Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 1976; executive director, Maine Association of Handicapped Persons; member, Maine state house of representatives, 1983-1985; member, Maine state senate, 1985-1990; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Second and One Hundred Third Congresses (January 3, 1991-January 3, 1995); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundredth Fourth Congress in 1994, but was an unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate; is a resident of South Portland, Maine.

  • Benenson, Bob. "Emery fights hard to counter Andrews' populist appeal. (David F. Emery and Thomas H. Andrews)." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 27 October 1990, 3638.
  • ------. "Emery's comeback bid advances; Democrats in 1st pick Andrews." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 16 June 1990, 1903.
  • Moore, Marian. "As Goes Maine, So Goes the Senate: The Whole Nation is Watching Democrat Tom Andrews' Bid. Utne Reader (November-December 1994): 34.
  • "Thomas H. Andrews, D-Maine (1). (profile of a new legislator)." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 12 January 1991, 100.
  • "Thomas H. Andrews, D-Maine 1. (Democrat-Maine, 1st District) (Profiles of the House Freshmen)." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 1990 November 10, 3813.