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Foster Whaley Foster Whaley
Full Name: J. Foster Whaley
Date of birth: March 23, 1920
Date of death: April 25, 1993

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 84 Jan 13, 1987 - Jan 10, 1989 70th   Democrat Pampa / Gray   Armstrong, Briscoe, Childress, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Gray, Hall, Lubbock, Motley
H 84 Jan 8, 1985 - Jan 13, 1987 69th   Democrat Pampa / Gray   Armstrong, Briscoe, Childress, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Gray, Hall, Lubbock, Motley
H 84 Jan 11, 1983 - Jan 8, 1985 68th   Democrat Pampa / Gray   Armstrong, Briscoe, Childress, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Gray, Hall, Lubbock, Motley
H 66 Jan 13, 1981 - Jan 11, 1983 67th   Democrat Pampa / Gray   Armstrong, Briscoe, Childress, Collingsworth, Donley, Floyd, Gray, Hall, Motley, Wheeler
H 66 Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 13, 1981 66th   Democrat Pampa / Gray   Armstrong, Briscoe, Childress, Collingsworth, Donley, Floyd, Gray, Hall, Motley, Wheeler
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 68th Legislature, R.S., HR 176. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 73rd Legislature, R.S., HR 613. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 73rd Legislature, R.S., SCR 84. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 74th Legislature, R.S., HR 1059. Memorializing 35 members who died in the past two years. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. ". . . after his graduation from Saint Jo High School, he served his country valiantly during World War II as a member of General George Patton's 3rd Army in Europe; for his exceptional bravery he received the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart." 73rd Legislature, R.S., SCR 84. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators
  • Awarded one of 'Best Insights'. Best and Worst Legislators 1987.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Foster Whaley, 66th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Foster Whaley, 67th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Foster Whaley, 68th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Foster Whaley, 69th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Foster Whaley, 70th Legislature, Members of the 70th Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Foster Whaley, 70th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 66th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 67th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 68th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 69th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 70th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    70th R.S. - 1987
    Appropriations  
    County Affairs  
    County Affairs Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight (Chair) 
    House Administration  
    69th R.S. - 1985
    Appropriations  
    County Affairs (Chair - Budget & Oversight)  
    County Affairs Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight (Chair) 
    68th R.S. - 1983
    Appropriations  
    County Affairs (Chair - Budget & Oversight) 
    County Affairs Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight (Chair) 
    Farmworker Insurance  
    67th R.S. - 1981
    Appropriations  
    Constitutional Amendments (Vice Chair) 
    66th R.S. - 1979
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Agriculture and Livestock Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters  
    Government Organization  
     

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