Peter William BARCA, Congress, WI (1955)


BARCA, Peter William, a Representative from Wisconsin; born in Kenosha, Wis., August 7, 1955; graduated from Mary D. Bradford High School; B.S., University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1977, and M.A., 1982; graduate work at Harvard University; employment specialist; teacher of emotionally disturbed; director of camp for handicapped children; distribution manager; member, Wisconsin State assembly, 1985-1993; Kenosha County Democratic Party, chair; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third Congress, May 4, 1993, by special election to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Leslie Aspin and served from May 4, 1993, to January 3, 1995; unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fourth Congress.

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