Susan MOLINARI, Congress, NY (1958)


MOLINARI, Susan, (daughter of Guy Victor Molinari; wife of William Paxon), a Representative from New York; born in Staten Island, N.Y., March 27, 1958; graduated from St. Joseph Hill Academy, 1976; B.A., State University of New York, Albany, N.Y., 1980; M.A., 1982; research analyst, New York State senate finance committee; finance assistant, National Republican Governors Association; ethnic community liaison, Republican National Committee, 1983-1984; member, New York City Council, 1986-1990; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred First Congress, by special election to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of United States Representative Guy V. Molinari, reelected to the four succeeding Congresses, served until her resignation August 2, 1997 (March 20, 1990-August 2, 1997); television journalist.


Molinari, Susan and Elinor Burkett. Representative Mom: Balancing Budgets, Bills, and Baby in the U. S. Congress. New York: Doubleday, 1998.

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