Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
GONZALEZ, Charles A. (1945-)

GONZALEZ, CHARLES A., a Representative from Texas; born in San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., May 5, 1945; graduated from Thomas A. Edison High School, San Antonio, Tex., 1965; B.A., University of Texas, Austin, Tex., 1969; J.D., St. Mary's School of Law, San Antonio, Tex., 1972; Texas Air National Guard, 1969-1975; teacher; lawyer, private practice; judge, Bexar County, Tex., Court at Law, No. 2, 1983-1987; Texas state district court judge, Bexar County, Tex., 1989-1997; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Sixth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1999-January 3, 2013); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in 2012.

University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries
Special Collections
San Antonio, TX
Papers: 1995-2012, 21 linear feet.
The Charles (Charlie) A. Gonzalez Papers document Gonzalez's career in the United States Congress from 1998-2012. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence, reports, legislation and project files.

  • "Charles A. Gonzalez" in Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.