Currently alive, at 71 years of age.
1949 – Born on the 14th of February in Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
1973 – He started his career in public service as an assistant to Springfield Mayor.
1978 – He was elected to the Springfield City Council.
1979 – He continued his career as President of the City Council.
1987 – He was featured in a issue for his many accomplishments as Mayor.
1989 – He is currently a member of both the House Ways and Means committee and the House Budget
– He taught a journalism course at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.