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November 18, 1994 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale), who waited 22 years for the Republicans to control the House so that he could hold a key position, learned this week that he is being passed over for two powerful committee chairmanships because Speaker-designate Newt Gingrich does not consider him aggressive enough.
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December 1, 2011 | Los Angeles Times staff reports
Former Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead, a Republican who represented Burbank, Glendale, Pasadena and surrounding communities for 24 years in Congress, died Nov. 23, his family announced. He was 89. A Glendale resident, Moorhead died at an assisted-living facility in La Cañada Flintridge after battling Alzheimer's disease. Moorhead worked as an attorney in Glendale before entering politics in 1966, when he was elected to the California Assembly. In 1972, he was elected to Congress.
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December 1, 2011 | Los Angeles Times staff reports
Former Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead, a Republican who represented Burbank, Glendale, Pasadena and surrounding communities for 24 years in Congress, died Nov. 23, his family announced. He was 89. A Glendale resident, Moorhead died at an assisted-living facility in La Cañada Flintridge after battling Alzheimer's disease. Moorhead worked as an attorney in Glendale before entering politics in 1966, when he was elected to the California Assembly. In 1972, he was elected to Congress.
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September 30, 1996 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With Congress poised to recess through the rest of the year, Reps. Anthony Beilenson (D-Woodland Hills), Carlos Moorhead (R-Glendale) and other retiring lawmakers have begun the humbling transformation from congressman to regular guy. "Everybody who works in Congress or serves in Congress knows this day comes," said David Joergenson, a longtime Moorhead aide who is hustling for a new job himself. "It comes sooner for some, later for others.
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August 30, 1995
Confirming months of speculation, Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale), the senior Republican in the state's congressional delegation, announced Tuesday that he will not seek reelection next year, saying "the time that I retire has come." While the 73-year-old congressman said he based his decision on a desire to spend more time with his wife, Valery, and his grandchildren, he used the occasion to criticize the current tone of politics.
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June 30, 1992 | ALAN C. MILLER
Despite a lack of serious election opposition for many years, Reps. Henry A. Waxman (D-Los Angeles) and Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale) have stockpiled campaign treasuries that rate among the top 15 of all House members in the country. The two San Fernando Valley area lawmakers rank 12th and 14th, respectively, according to records filed with the Federal Election Commission. Waxman has $851,920 on hand and Moorhead has $734,432. Fellow Southern California Rep.
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December 10, 1992 | ALAN MILLER
As expected, Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale) was elected Wednesday to the influential position of ranking minority member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee. "I'm very pleased," said Moorhead, an 18-year congressional veteran. "It will mean a lot of work, a lot of responsibility." Moorhead, who was in line for the coveted post, was challenged by Rep. Thomas J. Bliley Jr. (R-Va.), who contended he would be a stronger leader.
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September 15, 1992 | ALLAN MILLER
Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale) has been named dean of the "obscure caucus" in the House of Representatives by Roll Call, the Capitol Hill newspaper. The 10-term incumbent was one of 10 lawmakers cited as "masters of ducking the limelight." The newspaper noted that Moorhead was a staunch defender of President Richard M. Nixon as a member of the House Judiciary Committee during the 1974 impeachment hearings.
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December 13, 1994
Both of the San Fernando Valley area's Republican congressmen have emerged from leadership meetings this week as chairmen of House subcommittees, substantially increasing their clout on Capitol Hill. Rep. Howard (Buck) McKeon of Santa Clarita has been selected chairman of the subcommittee on postsecondary education, training and lifelong learning, while Glendale Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead was named chairman of the subcommittee on intellectual property and judicial administration, officials said.
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August 24, 1995 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale), the senior Republican in the state's congressional delegation, intends to announce next week that he will not run for reelection, sources close to the congressman said Wednesday. Moorhead's anticipated retirement is prompting a flurry of jockeying among area officials, made more intense by the game of musical chairs created by term limits for state officeholders.
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September 30, 1996 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With Congress poised to recess for the rest of the year, retiring Reps. Anthony C. Beilenson (D-Woodland Hills) and Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale) have begun the humbling transformation from congressman to regular guy. "Everybody who works in Congress or serves in Congress knows this day comes," said David Joergenson, a longtime Moorhead aide who is hustling for a new job himself. "It comes sooner for some, later for others.
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January 16, 1996 | STEVE RYFLE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Opponents of a proposed federal law that would limit police brutality lawsuits demonstrated Monday on the birthday of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., saying the law would curtail civil rights. About 40 members of a Burbank-based group called People Against Racist Terror staged a peaceful protest outside the local offices of Rep. Carlos Moorhead, R-Glendale, calling for the congressman to withdraw the Law Enforcement Officers Civil Liability Act of 1995.
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January 3, 1996 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale), under fire for his plans to lead a congressional delegation on a Latin American junket that included a number of prime tourist attractions, canceled the trip Tuesday, saying it would be inappropriate to be away during critical federal budget negotiations.
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January 3, 1996 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale), under fire for his plans to lead a congressional delegation on a Latin American junket that included a number of prime tourist attractions, canceled the trip Tuesday, saying it would be inappropriate to be away during critical federal budget negotiations. Moorhead's plans for the 16-day trip to Panama, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Brazil and Ecuador were criticized by U.S.
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December 30, 1995 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
With temperatures dipping below freezing and relations over the federal budget stuck on zero, some members of Congress may pine for warmer places. Rep. Carlos Moorhead (R-Pasadena) is actually heading for several of them next week, at taxpayer expense. To the irritation of the White House and some colleagues who are staying at their desks during the budget impasse, Moorhead is planning to lead members of a House Judiciary subcommittee through Panama, Peru, Argentina, Chile, Brazil and Ecuador.
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December 17, 1995 | Marc Lacey, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Congress has absolutely no jurisdiction over potholes. It's a waste of time to complain to the likes of Henry Waxman or Carlos Moorhead about that huge asphalt crater down the road. But a congressman's job is not strictly about Bosnia or budgeting, either.
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August 30, 1995 | HUGO MARTIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The announcement Tuesday that Rep. Carlos J. Moorhead (R-Glendale) will not seek reelection sets the stage for a spirited race next year to represent a district that increasingly appears open to either Democrats or Republicans. Moorhead gave Assemblyman James Rogan (R-Glendale) a boost in the race by announcing that he will endorse him and may even donate to him $70,000 that is left in Moorhead's campaign account.
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December 27, 1994 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When Republicans took control of the House of Representatives last month, the last-quarter political bang empowered two San Fernando Valley congressmen, with one upstart lawmaker winning far more than his veteran cross-town colleague. Surprising political analysts, seniority seemed to fall by the wayside when Rep. Howard P. (Buck) McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), relatively new to the Congress, emerged with as much clout as the dean of the state's Republican delegation, Rep. Carlos J.
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October 26, 1995 | MARC LACEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A U.S. Justice Department investigation prompted by two area congressmen is being hampered because some top Immigration and Naturalization Service officials are refusing to speak with investigators without their attorneys present, officials said this week. The Justice Department's inspector general is looking into whether top INS officials attempted to deceive Rep. Elton Gallegly (R-Simi Valley), Rep. Carlos J.
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September 16, 1995 | STEVE RYFLE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Outraged by Republican proposals to slash Medicare and Medicaid funding, about 40 health care advocates demonstrated Friday at the office of Rep. Carlos Moorhead (R-Glendale), urging the lawmaker to oppose moves to create a managed-care health system.
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