Knowledge Identifier: +Sam_Farr
Born in 1941.
Countries: United States (56%), Cuba (22%), California (22%)
Linked to: Democratic Party, Harvard University, Santa Clara University, Willamette University
Farr joined the Peace Corps in 1964 and served for two years as a volunteer in Colombia.
In 1980 he was elected to the California State Assembly, where he became a champion for the organics industry and wrote one of the countrys strictest oil spill liability laws.
Fred Keeley - Keeley served in that capacity until March 1984 when then-Assembly Member Sam Farr hired Keeley to be his chief of staff
Farr was elected to the House of Representatives in 1993 through a special election when former Congressman Leon Panetta resigned to become President Clintons budget director.