Last updated on: 8/19/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

James D. Phelan, JD Biography

Title:
Former US Senator (D-CA)
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 6, 2009

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • US Senator (D-CA), Mar. 4, 1915 – Mar. 3, 1921
  • President/Fund Custodian, Board of Directors, San Francisco Relief and Red Cross Funds, 1906
  • Member, Committee of Fifty (for earthquake relief in San Francisco), 1906
  • City Mayor, San Francisco, CA, 1897-1902
  • Former Partner, Phelan & Son
  • Former Chairman, Board of Directors, United Bank & Trust Co.
  • Former Honorary Member, English Club, San Jose State Teachers College
Education:
  • JD, University of California at Berkeley
  • AB, University of San Francisco, 1881
  • St. Ignatius High School
Other:
  • Died in Montalvo, CA on Aug. 7, 1930
  • Born in San Francisco, CA on Apr. 20, 1861