Darlene Hooley

Darlene Hooley DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Darlene HooleyDEMDemocrat American politician
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Darlene Kay Olson Hooley (born April 4, 1939) is an American politician and former Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Oregon who represented the state's 5th congressional district. A high school teacher by profession, she served as a city councilwoman, state legislator, and county commissioner in Oregon before being elected to the House in 1996. In her post-congressional career, she remains engaged in civic life in Oregon and works as a strategic planning consultant.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Oregon State University
BS Education
1961
Pasadena Nazarene College
Attended
1957 - 1959
Past Positions1 - 8 of 8
Representative
United States House of Representatives
1996 - 2008
Senior Whip
United States House of Representatives
2003 - 2008
Whip at Large
United States House of Representatives
1998 - 2003
Clackamas County Board of Commissioners
1986 - 1996
Representative
Oregon House of Representatives
1980 - 1986
Councilmember
West Linn City Council
1976 - 1980
Member
Park District Board
Teacher
Other Experience1 - 4 of 4
Member
National Guard & Reserve Components Congressional Members Organization
Executive Council Member
New Democrat Coalition
Member
Congressional Friends of Animals
Member
Democratic Homeland Security Task Force