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DREIER, David Timothy (1952-)

DREIER, DAVID TIMOTHY, a Representative from California; born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., July 5, 1952; attended the Principia Upper Schools in St. Louis, Mo.; B.A., Claremont Men's College, Claremont, Calif., 1975; M.A., Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, Calif., 1976; director, corporate relations, Claremont McKenna College, 1975-1979; delegate, California state Republican conventions, 1978-1980; delegate, Republican National Conventions, 1976-1980; vice president, Dreier Development Co., Kansas City, Mo.; unsuccessful candidate for election to the Ninety-sixth Congress in 1978; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-seventh and to the fifteen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1981-January 3, 2013); chair, Committee on Rules (One Hundred Sixth through One Hundred Ninth Congresses, One Hundred Twelfth Congress); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in 2012.

  • Dreier, David. "Open Sashimi: The Case for Free Trade with Japan." Policy Review 64 (Spring 1993): 78-83.
  • ------. "Tax Policy and Local Government: Old Methods, Alternatives, and Innovative Approaches." Master's thesis, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA, 1977.