Elton Gallegly

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Elton W. Gallegly, a Republican, has represented the 24th District of California, in the U.S. House of Representatives since 1987.

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Record and controversies

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American Civil Liberties Union not avail. not avail.
American Conservative Union 92 - 22/25 not avail.
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Americans for Democratic Action 5 - 1/20 15 - 3/20
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Drum Major Institute not avail. not avail.
Family Research Council not avail. not avail.
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League of Conservation Voters not avail. not avail.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People not avail. not avail.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce 89 - 17/20 not avail.


Iraq War

Gallegly voted for the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 that started the Iraq War.[1]

For more information see the chart of U.S. House of Representatives votes on the Iraq War.

Environmental record

For more information on environmental legislation, see the Energy and Environment Policy Portal

Pays wife for campaign work

In October 2006, the Sunlight Foundation, a Washington-based non-profit organization which advocates better transparency in government, reported that Gallegly’s campaign committee paid his wife $41,792 to serve as the campaign manager during 2005-2006. [1]

Biography

Gallegly was born March 7, 1944 in Huntington Park, California. He was educated at Los Angeles State College, and was a real estate broker and member of the Simi Valley, California City Council before entering the House.

2006 elections

In 2006, the Democrats nominated Jill Martinez to face Gallegly in his November 2006 bid for reelection. Gallegely retained his seat. (See U.S. congressional elections in 2006)[2]

Money in Politics

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Fundraising profile: 2008 election cycle Career totals
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Committees and Affiliations

Committees

Committees in the 110th Congress (2007-2008)

Committee assignments in the 109th Congress (2005-2006)

More Background Data

Wikipedia also has an article on Elton Gallegly. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

Contact

DC office
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District offices
  • 485 Alisal Road, Suite G-1A Solvang, CA 93463
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  • 2829 Townsgate Road, Suite 315 Thousand Oaks, CA 91361-3018
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Campaign office
  • [http://www.gallegly.com/ Campaign website]
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