Tom Foley

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  1. "House speaker's mother dies at 88". Spokane Chronicle. (Washington). January 5, 1990. p. A1.
  2. 1 2 "Retired Judge Ralph Foley dead at 84". Spokesman-Review. Spokane, Washington. (obituary). April 17, 1985. p. A10.
  3. "Foley, Thomas S. (1929-2013)". HistoryLink.org. Retrieved May 3, 2017.
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  5. 1 2 3 4 5 Song, Kyung M. (October 19, 2013). "Ex-House Speaker Tom Foley reigned in friendlier political era". Seattle Times . Retrieved September 22, 2015.
  6. "Horan, Foley express appreciation to voters". Spokane Daily Chronicle. September 16, 1964. p. 5.
  7. "TO PASS H.R. 6400, THE 1965 VOTING RIGHTS ACT".
  8. "TO PASS H.R. 2516, A BILL TO ESTABLISH PENALTIES FOR INTERFERENCE WITH CIVIL RIGHTS. INTERFERENCE WITH A PERSON ENGAGED IN ONE OF THE 8 ACTIVITIES PROTECTED UNDER THIS BILL MUST BE RACIALLY MOTIVATED TO INCUR THE BILL'S PENALTIES".
  9. "TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS H.R. 3706, A BILL AMENDING TITLE 5, UNITED STATES CODE TO MAKE THE BIRTHDAY OF MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR., A LEGAL PUBLIC HOLIDAY. (MOTION PASSED;2/3 REQUIRED)".
  10. "TO PASS S 557, CIVIL RIGHTS RESTORATION ACT, A BILL TO RESTORE THE BROAD COVERAGE AND CLARIFY FOUR CIVIL RIGHTS LAWS BY PROVIDING THAT IF ONE PART OF AN INSTITUTION IS FEDERALLY- FUNDED, THEN THE ENTIRE INSTITUTION MUST NOT DISCRIMINATE".
  11. "TO PASS, OVER PRESIDENT REAGAN'S VETO, S 557, CIVIL RIGHTS RESTORATION ACT, A BILL TO RESTORE BROAD COVERAGE OF FOUR CIVIL RIGHTS LAWS BY DECLARING THAT IF ONE PART OF AN INSTITUTION RECEIVES FEDERAL FUNDS, THEN THE ENTIRE INSTITUTION MUST NOT DISCRIMINATE. VETO OVERRIDDEN; TWO-THIRDS OF THOSE PRESENT VOTING IN FAVOR".
  12. Smith, Timothy R. (May 6, 2015). "Jim Wright, House speaker who resigned amid an ethics investigation, dies at 92". The Washington Post. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  13. 1 2 3 4 Jenkins, Jeffery A.; Stewart, Charles (2013). Fighting for the Speakership: The House and the Rise of Party Government. Princeton University Press. p. 366. ISBN   978-0-691-11812-3 . Retrieved February 4, 2019.
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  18. Commentary: "Is Tom Foley the Wrong Man to Send to Tokyo?" BusinessWeek. May 12, 1997; Wudunn, Sheryl. "New U.S. Diplomat Tries to Speak Japan's Language," New York Times. April 8, 1998.
  19. 1 2 3 4 Trilateral Commission: Foley, bio notes
  20. Clymer, Adam (October 18, 2013). "Thomas Foley, House Speaker, Dies at 84; Democrat Urged Parties to Collaborate". The New York Times.
  21. "Tom Foley, former speaker of the US House, dies at age 84". The Washington Post. Associated Press. Archived from the original on October 19, 2013. Retrieved October 18, 2013.
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  23. Tom Kludt (October 18, 2013). "Boehner, Pelosi Pay Tribute To Former Speaker Foley". Talkingpointsmemo.com. Retrieved October 18, 2013.
  24. "Statement by the President on the Passing of Tom Foley". whitehouse.gov . October 18, 2013 via National Archives.
  25. "Statement by the Vice President on the Passing of Tom Foley". whitehouse.gov . October 18, 2013 via National Archives.
  26. "Former House Speaker Tom Foley dead at 84". CNN. October 18, 2013.
  27. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress: FOLEY, Thomas Stephen, (1929 - 2013); Retrieved October 19, 2013
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  29. Deshais, Nicholas (August 27, 2018). "Say Hello to the new Foley Highway". The Spokesman-Review. Retrieved September 24, 2018.
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Tom Foley
SpeakerFoley.jpg
Official congressional portrait of Foley
49th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
In office
June 6, 1989 January 3, 1995
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Washington's 5th congressional district

1965–1995
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Chair of the House Agriculture Committee
1975–1981
Succeeded by
Preceded by
House Majority Whip
1981–1987
Succeeded by
Preceded by
House Majority Leader
1987–1989
Succeeded by
Party political offices
Preceded by
Response to the State of the Union address
1990
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Response to the State of the Union address
1992
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
1989–1995
Succeeded by
Government offices
Preceded by
Warren Rudman
(Acting)
Chair of the President's Intelligence Advisory Board
1996–1997
Succeeded by
Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
United States Ambassador to Japan
1997–2001
Succeeded by