William Shuster (born January 10, 1960) is the U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district, serving since 2001. He is a member of the Republican Party. He is a son of former Congressman Bud Shuster.
Early life, education and career
Shuster was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania and graduated from Dickinson College, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and in History. Shuster also became a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity while at Dickinson. He then earned a Master of Business Administration from American University.
Prior to entering politics, Shuster owned a Chrysler dealership near Altoona, Pennsylvania. He also worked as a district manager for a pair of tire companies in Goodyear and Bandag.
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Congressman Bill Shuster joined House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman John L. Mica (R-FL) and Members of the Committee today to unveil the American Energy & Infrastructure Jobs Act.
This landmark legislation is the largest transportation reform bill since the creation of the Interstate Highway System in 1956.“This is a five-year bill that reforms our federal transportation programs, cuts the red tape and bureaucracy that delays projects across the country, gives states more flexibility to determine their most critical infrastructure needs, provides states with ...
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Republican Congressman Bill Shuster, co-chairman of the Congressional Azerbaijan Caucaus, has remembered the 20 January 1990 tragedy in Baku.
He read out a statement in Congress on 19 January to commemorate the massacre:"Mr Speaker, as the co-chairman of the Congressional Azerbaijan Caucus, I rise today to join with the people of Azerbaijan to commemorate the tragic events of 'Black January'."On 19 January 1990, approximately 26,000 Soviet troops stormed Azerbaijan's capital city of Baku in tanks and armored vehicles. That night, the Soviet military bulldozed innocent Azeris and opened ...
Karen Ramsburg announced today in a brief, spirited speech that she is running for the congressional seat held by Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Hollidaysburg.
"For the last 40 years we have been represented by the same family in the 9th District of Pennsylvania, which sounds more like a governing aristocracy than a democracy," she said. "When your rule becomes a guarantee of privilege you begin to take your constituents for granted."
Ramsburg, a nurse from Mercersburg, is seeking her first elected office. She is running as an independent candidate. Her campaign will begin collecting signatures on ...
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