John Emerson Moss, Jr

John Emerson Moss, Jr

Hiawatha, Carbon County, Utah, USA
Death 5 Dec 1997 (aged 82)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial Sacramento, Sacramento County, California, USA
Plot Rose North, Tier 5, Niche 15
Memorial ID 39976005 · View Source
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US Congressman. A native of Utah, Moss came moved to California with his family in 1923. In 1938, he became a member of the California Democratic State Central Committee, which he would serve in until 1980. A Navy veteran of World War Two, he was elected to the California State Assembly from 1948 until 1952. In 1953 he was elected to the United States House of Representatives representing California's 3rd District until 1978. He was the author of the Freedom of Information Act (1966) and the Consumer Product Safety Act (1973).

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