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Paul Tsongas

Personal data
Date of birthFebruary 14, 1941
Place of birthLowell, Massachusetts
Date of deathJanuary 18, 1997(age 55)
Place of deathLowell, Massachusetts
Resting placeLowell Cemetery
Lowell, Massachusetts
Political partyDemocratic
SpouseNiki Tsongas
Alma materDartmouth
Yale Law School
Kennedy School of Government (Harvard University)
Assumed officeJanuary 3, 1979 January 2, 1985
Succeeded byJohn Kerry
Preceded byEdward Brooke
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts's 5th district
Assumed officeJanuary 3, 1975 January 3, 1979
Succeeded byJames Shannon
Preceded byPaul W. Cronin

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Paul Efthemios Tsongas (c-eniconˈsɒŋɡəs; ; February 14, 1941 - January 18, 1997) was a United States Senator from Massachusetts from 1979 to 1985. He was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination in the 1992 presidential election. He previously served as a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts's 5th congressional district (1975 1979) and held local political office.

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Politics 101: What would Clinton do? - Politico (blog) Tweet this news
Politico (blog)---Paul Tsongas-. So what? As soon as the results were in, Clinton rushed out to proclaim himself “the comeback kid.” Many people believed he had won. ... - Date : Sat, 11 Dec 2010 04:19:56 GMT+00:00
Crazy E-Mail of the Day - Public Policy Polling (blog) Tweet this news
Public Policy Polling (blog)---...- the same as Bwaney “Fannie and Freedie are in great shape” Fwank), Ted “The Swimmer” Kennedy, Whack job -Paul Tsongas-, Pedophile Gary Studds, ad nauseum. ... - Date : Sat, 04 Dec 2010 21:34:07 GMT+00:00
Tim Pawlenty Goes Through "Brody File Full Body Scanner" - Christian Broadcasting Network (blog) Tweet this news
Christian Broadcasting Network (blog)--Jonathan Martin: “This is not, bless his soul, -Paul Tsongas- somebody who was a total wonkfest. Look, Tim Pawlenty can walk into an Iowa restaurant and talk ... - Date : Wed, 08 Dec 2010 14:17:41 GMT+00:00
Guest commentary - Asheville Citizen-Times Tweet this news
Asheville Citizen-Times---...- long active in civic affairs. She was a charter member of the Concord Coalition, founded by former Sens. Warren Rudman and the late -Paul Tsongas-.--- - Date : Thu, 02 Dec 2010 09:57:11 GMT+00:00
Festival to help create city's Old World Christmas Village - Nashua Telegraph Tweet this news
Nashua Telegraph---Paul Tsongas-. Choate got the idea for how to decorate the tree before she had a reason to do so. During a visit to a festival of trees event in Pelham, ... - Date : Sun, 28 Nov 2010 04:25:34 GMT+00:00
OUR OPINION: Conrad should stay as Budget Committee chairman - Grand Forks Herald Tweet this news
Grand Forks Herald--Consider: At a dinner Tuesday, the Concord Coalition will present its -Paul- E. -Tsongas- Economic Patriot Award. The Concord Coalition is an honored nonprofit ... - Date : Sun, 14 Nov 2010 05:55:36 GMT+00:00
Jon Golnik v. Niki Tsongas - The Weekly Standard (blog) Tweet this news
The Weekly Standard (blog)--The businessman from Carlisle is facing congresswoman Niki Tsongas, the widow of legendary Bay State Democrat -Paul Tsongas-. Niki Tsongas first won the Fifth ... - Date : Wed, 13 Oct 2010 15:50:22 GMT+00:00
Can Sean Bielat Channel Scott Brown and Upset Barney Frank? (Hint: No.) - Newsweek (blog) Tweet this news
Newsweek (blog)--Niki Tsongaswidow of the late liberal senator -Paul Tsongas-is wrapping up her first full term in office, after winning a 2007 special election and a full ... - Date : Wed, 13 Oct 2010 21:14:38 GMT+00:00
Pawlenty Endorses Tsongas Opponent in Massachusetts - Roll Call (subscription) Tweet this news
Roll Call (subscription)---Paul Tsongas-. But Golnik has badly trailed in the money race this cycle, and despite early optimism by national Republicans, the chances for a GOP pickup in ... - Date : Tue, 12 Oct 2010 22:03:33 GMT+00:00
Tsongas Center Renovations Unveiled by UMass Lowell - News Tweet this news News---Paul Tsongas-, for whom the venue is named. The university has committed to up to $5 million in capital improvements to the center, financed through the ... - Date : Wed, 29 Sep 2010 20:33:18 GMT+00:00

United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Paul W. Cronin
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 5 congressional district

January 3, 1975 - January 3, 1979
Succeeded by
James Shannon
United States Senate
Preceded by
Edward Brooke
United States Senator from Massachusetts
Served alongside: Ted Kennedy

January 3, 1979 - January 3, 1985
Succeeded by
John Kerry
Party political offices
Preceded by
John Kerry
Democratic Party nominee for United States Representative from Massachusetts 5th district
1974, 1976
Succeeded by
James Shannon
Preceded by
John J. Droney
Democratic Party nominee for United States Senator from Massachusetts
(Class 2)

Succeeded by
John Kerry

United States Senators from Massachusetts

Class 1Dalton * Cabot * Goodhue * Mason * Adams * Lloyd * Gore * Ashmun * Mellen * Mills * Webster * Choate * Webster * Winthrop * Rantoul * Sumner * Washburn * Dawes * Lodge, Sr. * Butler * Walsh * Lodge, Jr. * J. Kennedy * Smith * E. Kennedy * Kirk * Brown
Class 2Strong * Sedgwick * Dexter * Foster * Pickering * Varnum * Otis * Lloyd * Silsbee * Davis * Bates * Davis * Everett * Rockwell * Wilson * Boutwell * Hoar * Crane * J. Weeks * Walsh * Gillett * Coolidge * Lodge, Jr. * S. Weeks * Saltonstall * Brooke * Tsongas * Kerry

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