US Congressman. Served in the United States Army during World War I. Elected to represent Michigan's 11th and 12th Districts in the United States House of Reporesentatives, serving from 1935 to 1943, and 1945 to 1947. He was defeated as Democratic in 1942, 1946, 1954, 1956, 1958, and 1966. Also served as a Municipal Judge from 1924 to 1925, Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Michigan in 1936, 1940, 1944, and 1948, both as an Alternate and Delegate, and Democratic Candidate for United States Senator from Michigan in 1948.
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