Archer, William Reynolds Jr.
|born on||22 March 1928 at 11:15 (= 11:15 AM )|
|Place||Houston, Texas, 29n46, 95w22|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||01°50' 13°53 Asc. 27°53'|
American lawyer and politician, who served two terms, from 1967 to 1971, in the Texas House of Representatives – changing from the Democratic to the Republican party in 1969 – and later represented Texas in the United States House of Representatives as a Republican for 30 years, from 1971 until 2001, serving for his last six years as chairman of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee.
Archer took a politically and socially conservative stance on a variety of issues; among other stances, he supported the death penalty, opposed gay adoption, and called for cuts in welfare funding.
Archer was drafted and served as a captain in the United States Air Force after the onset of the Korean War.
Birth certificate in hand, provided by Sy Scholfield.
- Vocation : Law : Attorney
- Vocation : Military : Military service (US Air Force Captain, Korean War)
- Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Democratic > Republican)
- Vocation : Politics : Public office