Joseph J. DioGUARDI, Congress, NY (1940)


DioGUARDI, Joseph J., a Representative from New York; born in New York City, September 20, 1940; graduated from Fordham Preparatory School, Bronx, N.Y., 1958; B.S., Fordham University, Bronx, N.Y., 1962; served in the U.S. Army Reserves, 1963-1969; worked as a certified public accountant with Arthur Andersen &Co. in New York City, 1962-1984, becoming a partner in 1972; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-ninth and One Hundredth Congresses (January 3, 1985-January 3, 1989); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred First Congress in 1988; unsuccessful candidate for election to the One Hundred Third Congress in 1992; unsuccessful candidate on the Conservative and Right to Life Tickets for election to the One Hundred and Fifth Congress in 1996; unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate in 2010.


DioGuardi, Joseph J. Unaccountable Congress: It Doesnât Add Up. Washington, D. C.: Regnery Gateway, 1992.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present