Harris W. Fawell
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Illinois's 13th district
January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1999
|Preceded by||John N. Erlenborn|
|Succeeded by||Judy Biggert|
|Member of the Illinois Senate|
Harris William Fawell
March 25, 1929
West Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||November 11, 2021 (aged 92)|
Naperville, Illinois, U.S.
Harris William Fawell (March 25, 1929 – November 11, 2021) was an American politician. He was a Republican member of the Illinois Senate from 1963 to 1977, and was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1968 and 1988.
In 1976 Fawell ran unsuccessfully for the Illinois Supreme Court. In 1984, he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, representing Illinois' 13th district where he served until his retirement in 1999.
References[change | change source]
- Profile, Votersmart.org; accessed February 7, 2017.
- "Former GOP Congressman Endorses Obama". Huffington Post.
- Goldsborough, Bob. "Longtime U.S. Congressman from Naperville, Harris W. Fawell, dead at 92". chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 2021-11-14.
Other websites[change | change source]
- United States Congress. "Harris W. Fawell (id: F000049)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Fawell Appearances on C-SPAN