John Forbes Kerry

US Senator, Sr Senator, Democratic  



  • Gender
    Male

    Family
    Wife: Teresa Heinz; 2 Children: Alexandra, Vanessa; 3 Stepchildren: John, Andre, Christopher.

    Hometown
    Boston, MA

    Education
    JD, Boston College Law School, 1976
    BA, Political Science, Yale University, 1966.

    Professional
    First Assistant District Attorney, Middlesex County, MA, 1977-1982
    Attorney, Admitted Massachusetts Bar, 1976
    Lieutenant, United States Navy, Vietnam, 1966-1969
    Author, "The New War"
    Co-Author, "This Moment on Earth."

    Political
    Senator, United States Senate, 1984-present
    Candidate, United States President, 2004
    Lieutenant Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1983-1985
    Candidate, United States House of Representatives, 1972.

    Religion
    Roman Catholic

    Congressional Membership
    Co-Chair, Congressional Vietnam-Era Veterans Caucus
    Chair, Democratic Steering Committee
    Chair, Hispanic Task Force
    Senate New Democrat Coalition.

    Organizations
    Leader, Vietnam Veterans Against the War
    Co-Founder, Vietnam Veterans of America.

Federal Government
Last Update
10/23/2010
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