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Encyclopedia > Frank LoBiondo
Frank LoBiondo
Frank LoBiondo

Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Jersey's 2nd district
Incumbent
Assumed office 
January 4, 1995
Preceded by Bill Hughes
Succeeded by Incumbent

Born May 12, 1946
Bridgeton, New Jersey
Political party Republican
Spouse Tina LoBiondo
Religion Roman Catholic

Frank A. LoBiondo (born May 12, 1946) is a trucking executive and American Republican Party politician, who has been a member of the United States House of Representatives since 1995, representing New Jersey's Second Congressional District (map). The Second Congressional District of New Jersey includes all of Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Salem Counties and parts of Camden, Gloucester and Burlington Counties. Image File history File linksMetadata Franklobiondo. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress, the other being the Senate. ... For the Bon Jovi album, see New Jersey (album) Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... New Jerseys Second Congressional District is currently represented by Republican Frank LoBiondo. ... The incumbent, in politics, is the current holder of a political office. ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... William John Hughes (born October 17, 1932 in Salem, New Jersey) was a Democrat who represented New Jerseys second district in the United States House of Representatives for 20 years. ... May 12 is the 132nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (133rd in leap years). ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Bridgeton highlighted in Cumberland County. ... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States; the other being the Democratic Party. ... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ... May 12 is the 132nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (133rd in leap years). ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States; the other being the Democratic Party. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress, the other being the Senate. ... For the Bon Jovi album, see New Jersey (album) Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... New Jerseys Second Congressional District is currently represented by Republican Frank LoBiondo. ... U.S. Congressional districts are determined after each census. ... Atlantic County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Cape May County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ... Cumberland County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Salem County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Camden County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Gloucester County is a county located in the state of New Jersey. ... Location in the state of New Jersey Formed 1694 Seat Mount Holly Area  - Total  - Water 2,122 km² (819 mi²) 38 km² (15 mi²) 1. ...


Born in Bridgeton, New Jersey, he attended Georgetown Preparatory School, and then he received a B.A. in Business Administration from St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. LoBiondo served on the Cumberland County Board of Chosen Freeholders from 1985 to 1987 and was a member of the New Jersey General Assembly (the lower chamber of the New Jersey Legislature) from 1988 to 1994, when he was elected to the House. He is a member of the Armed Services Committee and Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. LoBiondo is a member of the moderate Republican Main Street Partnership. Bridgeton highlighted in Cumberland County. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Bachelor of Arts (B.A., BA or A.B.), from the Latin Artium Baccalaureus is an undergraduate bachelors degree awarded for either a course or a program in the liberal arts or the sciences, or both. ... Saint Josephs University is a private, co-educational Roman Catholic university in the United States. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... Cumberland County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... The Board of Chosen Freeholders is the legislative body in each of the 21 counties in New Jersey. ... The New Jersey General Assembly is the lower house of the New Jersey Legislature. ... The Legislature of New Jersey is the U.S. state of New Jerseys legislative branch, seated in the New Jersey State House at the states capital, Trenton. ... The U.S. House Committee on Armed Services, commonly known as the House Armed Services Committee, is a standing committee of the United States House of Representatives, the lower house of Congress. ... The U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure has jurisdiction over: Aviation Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management Railroads Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Highways, Transit, and Pipelines Water Resources and Environment A subcommittee represents each area of jurisdiction. ... The Republican Main Street Partnership is a group of social liberals and moderates in the United States Republican Party. ...

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Political philosophy

LoBiondo is viewed as conservative when compared to other members of the Republican Main Street Partnership. He has opposed federal funding for stem cell research and voted to limit abortion. He has voted for the Flag Desecration Amendment, the Iraq War Resolution, banning gay adoption, banning gay marriage and banning affirmative action. The National Rifle Association has given him an "A" rating, and the ACLU has given him a 13% percent rating because of his strong stance against illegal drugs, support for the death penalty and other conservative positions.[1] The Republican Main Street Partnership is a group of social liberals and moderates in the United States Republican Party. ... Mouse embryonic stem cells. ... The Flag Desecration Amendment, often referred to as the flag burning amendment, is a controversial proposed constitutional amendment to the United States Constitution that would allow the United States Congress to statutorily proscribe the physical desecration of the flag of the United States. ... The Joint Resolution to Authorize the Use of United States Armed Forces Against Iraq (H.J.Res. ... Legal status of gay adoption in Europe (map needs to be changed; UK, Norway, Iceland see text). ... Same-sex marriage is marriage between individuals who are of the same legal or biological sex. ... Affirmative action (or positive discrimination) is a policy or a program whose stated goal is to redress past or present discrimination through active measures to ensure equal opportunity, generally concerning education, employment or seats in parliament and/or government. ... National Rifle Association logo This article concerns the National Rifle Association of the USA. For the UK organisation, see National Rifle Association, UK The National Rifle Association, or NRA, is a non-profit group for the promotion of marksmanship, firearm safety, and the protection of hunting and personal protection firearm... The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is a major American non-profit organization with headquarters in New York City, whose stated mission is to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States.[1] It... Oral medication Caffeine is one of the most widely used psychoactive substances in the world. ... Capital punishment, or the death penalty, is the execution of a convicted criminal by the state as punishment for crimes known as capital crimes or capital offences. ...


That stated, his record on several issues, particularly the environment, fits as a moderate Republican. In 2002 he was among the few Republicans endorsed by the Sierra Club[2] In 2005 the National Journal ranked him as the most liberal Republican Representative in New Jersey and more liberal than most of New York's Republican Congressional representatives.[3] The Americans for Democratic Action in 2005 did not go that far, but placed him with a higher liberal quotient than most of the Republican representatives in those two states.[4] For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... The Sierra Club is an American environmental organization founded on May 28, 1892 in San Francisco, California by the well-known conservationist John Muir, who became its first president. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... National Journal is a weekly magazine about American politics and government, published by National Journal Group, Inc. ... For the Bon Jovi album, see New Jersey (album) Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... NY redirects here. ... Americans For Democratic Action (ADA) was formed in January 1947, when Eleanor Roosevelt, John Kenneth Galbraith, Reinhold Niebuhr, Hubert Humphrey and 200 other activists. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


LoBiondo was a member of the Republican "freshman class" elected in the 1994 midterm election and was part of Speaker Newt Gingrich's Contract with America. The Republican Revolution refers to the success of Republican Party in the 1994 U.S. midterm elections, which resulted in a net gain of 54 seats in the House of Representatives, and a pickup of eight seats in the Senate. ... The U.S. House election, 1994 was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1994 which occurred in the middle of President Bill Clintons first term. ... Newton Leroy Gingrich (born June 17, 1943) served as the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. ... The Contract with America was a document released by the Republican Party of the United States during the 1994 Congressional election campaign. ...


2006 re-election

LoBiondo ran for re-election in 2006, for a seventh term to begin in January 2007[5]. His Democratic opponent was Viola Thomas-Hughes, an employee of the New Jersey Department of Corrections and a Committeewoman for Fairfield Township in Cumberland County[6]. LoBiondo won with 62% of the vote to 35% for Thomas-Hughes. The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States; the other being the Republican Party. ... The New Jersey Department of Corrections (NJDOC) is responsible for operations and management of prison facilities in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Fairfield Township highlighted in Cumberland County. ...


References

  1. ^ On the Issues - Frank LoBiondo
  2. ^ Project Vote Smart Profile rankings
  3. ^ Project Vote Smart
  4. ^ Americans for Democratic Action (see pdf on 2005 voting records)
  5. ^ Term-limit pledges get left behind USA Today April 12, 2006
  6. ^ Viola Thomas-Hughes campaign biography, accessed July 28, 2006

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Preceded by
William J. Hughes
U.S. Representative, New Jersey 2nd District
1995–present
Succeeded by
incumbent

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