Finding aid for the Martin R. Hoke Congressional Papers

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Hoke, Martin R.
Title: Martin R. Hoke Congressional Papers
Dates: 1976-1996
Dates: 1992-1996
Extent: 4.00 linear feet (5 containers and 1 oversize volume)
Abstract: Martin R. Hoke is an Ohio Republican who served in the United States House of Representatives for two consecutive terms from 1992-1996. Born in Lakewood, Ohio, he attended Western Reserve Academy and Amherst College. He earned a law degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1980. Hoke won Congressional office in Ohio's 10th District in 1992. During his terms as representative, Hoke was a strong supporter of term limits on representatives and advocated a balanced budget. He sponsored or co-sponsored several bills, including the Fan Freedom and Protection Act, the Balanced Budget Act, and Contingent Fee Amendment. Hoke was defeated by Dennis Kucinich in his 1996 re-election campaign. The collection consists of bill information, campaign records, correspondence, expense reports, legislative activity guides, legislative profiles, newspaper clippings, press releases, speeches, volunteer information, and voting records.
MS Number MS 5056
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English