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June 18, 1993 | CARL INGRAM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a clash of opposites, Sen. Tom Hayden (D-Santa Monica), the liberal with a radical left-wing past, has called a timeout for more study of a proposed government board appointment of John H. Rousselot, the conservative with a radical right-wing past. Gov. Pete Wilson has nominated Rousselot, a retired congressman and former official of the John Birch Society, to a seat on the panel that grants paroles.
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May 12, 2003 | Myrna Oliver, Times Staff Writer
John H. Rousselot, the conservative Republican who represented part of the San Gabriel Valley in Congress for 14 years, was an officer of the John Birch Society and who tried to buy Charles H. Keating Jr.'s failed Lincoln Savings and Loan Assn., died Sunday. He was 75. Rousselot, of Mission Viejo, died at Irvine Medical Center of congestive heart failure, said his son, Craig. He said his father had suffered a heart attack a year ago.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 29, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
John H. Rousselot, the former California congressman who once was an official of the ultra-conservative John Birch Society, said Friday that he hopes to make a political comeback by running for Congress in northern Los Angeles County. Since he lost a 1982 congressional reelection bid, Rousselot has worked as a Washington lobbyist and assistant to former President Ronald Reagan.
NEWS
September 3, 1993 | CARL INGRAM and DANIEL M. WEINTRAUB, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Gov. Pete Wilson on Thursday withdrew his appointment of former U.S. Rep. John H. Rousselot to a post on the state Board of Prison Terms after complaints about Rousselot's ties to Charles Keating and the failed Lincoln Savings and Loan Co. "We have asked that the appointment be withdrawn," said Kevin Eckery, a spokesman for Wilson. "It's clear we did not have the votes to put him through."
NEWS
September 3, 1993 | CARL INGRAM and DANIEL M. WEINTRAUB, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Gov. Pete Wilson on Thursday withdrew his appointment of former U.S. Rep. John H. Rousselot to a post on the state Board of Prison Terms after complaints about Rousselot's ties to Charles Keating and the failed Lincoln Savings and Loan Co. "We have asked that the appointment be withdrawn," said Kevin Eckery, a spokesman for Wilson. "It's clear we did not have the votes to put him through."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 15, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS
Former Rep. John H. Rousselot got a boost Thursday in his campaign for the Republican nomination in the 25th Congressional District, picking up an influential endorsement from Frank Visco, a former state GOP chairman. Visco, a Lancaster insurance broker, had been courted by two other major GOP candidates--Assemblyman Phillip Wyman of Tehachapi and former Santa Clarita Mayor Howard (Buck) McKeon.
BUSINESS
March 11, 1989 | JAMES S. GRANELLI, Times Staff Writer
Former congressman John Rousselot and four executives of Lincoln Savings & Loan and its Phoenix parent were identified Friday as the new group of investors who have tentatively agreed to acquire the Irvine-based S&L. The group already has raised the $50 million needed to be added to Lincoln's capital base as insurance against losses, Rousselot said in an interview from Los Angeles International Airport. He maintains homes in a Washington suburb and in San Gabriel.
BUSINESS
March 11, 1989 | JAMES S. GRANELLI, Times Staff Writer
Former Congressman John Rousselot and four executives of Lincoln Savings & Loan and its parent company have reached a tentative agreement to buy Lincoln, which is based in Irvine. Though the purchase price was not disclosed, the tentative agreement is similar to another bidder's $288.75 million deal that expired at the end of February, said Rousselot, a Republican who represented San Gabriel.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 29, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
John H. Rousselot, the ex-California congressman who once was an official of the ultraconservative John Birch Society, said Friday he hopes to make a political comeback by running for Congress in northern Los Angeles County. Rousselot has worked as a Washington lobbyist and assistant to former President Ronald Reagan since Rousselot was voted out of office in 1982.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 23, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Republican congressional candidate John H. Rousselot of Lancaster was accused Friday of helping to funnel savings and loan money to Democrats--including California Sen. Alan Cranston and other members of the now-infamous Keating Five--when he was a Washington lobbyist.
NEWS
June 18, 1993 | CARL INGRAM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a clash of opposites, Sen. Tom Hayden (D-Santa Monica), the liberal with a radical left-wing past, has called a timeout for more study of a proposed government board appointment of John H. Rousselot, the conservative with a radical right-wing past. Gov. Pete Wilson has nominated Rousselot, a retired congressman and former official of the John Birch Society, to a seat on the panel that grants paroles.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 23, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Republican congressional candidate John H. Rousselot of Lancaster was accused Friday of helping to funnel savings and loan money to Democrats--including California Sen. Alan Cranston and other members of the now-infamous Keating Five--when he was a Washington lobbyist.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 15, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS
Former Rep. John H. Rousselot got a boost Thursday in his campaign for the Republican nomination in the 25th Congressional District, picking up an influential endorsement from Frank Visco, a former state GOP chairman. Visco, a Lancaster insurance broker, had been courted by two other major GOP candidates--Assemblyman Phillip Wyman of Tehachapi and former Santa Clarita Mayor Howard (Buck) McKeon.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 29, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
John H. Rousselot, the ex-California congressman who once was an official of the ultraconservative John Birch Society, said Friday he hopes to make a political comeback by running for Congress in northern Los Angeles County. Rousselot has worked as a Washington lobbyist and assistant to former President Ronald Reagan since Rousselot was voted out of office in 1982.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 29, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
John H. Rousselot, the former California congressman who once was an official of the ultra-conservative John Birch Society, said Friday that he hopes to make a political comeback by running for Congress in northern Los Angeles County. Since he lost a 1982 congressional reelection bid, Rousselot has worked as a Washington lobbyist and assistant to former President Ronald Reagan.
BUSINESS
March 11, 1989 | JAMES S. GRANELLI, Times Staff Writer
Former congressman John Rousselot and four executives of Lincoln Savings & Loan and its Phoenix parent were identified Friday as the new group of investors who have tentatively agreed to acquire the Irvine-based S&L. The group already has raised the $50 million needed to be added to Lincoln's capital base as insurance against losses, Rousselot said in an interview from Los Angeles International Airport. He maintains homes in a Washington suburb and in San Gabriel.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 12, 2003 | Myrna Oliver, Times Staff Writer
John H. Rousselot, the conservative Republican who represented part of the San Gabriel Valley in Congress for 14 years, was an officer of the John Birch Society and who tried to buy Charles H. Keating Jr.'s failed Lincoln Savings and Loan Assn., died Sunday. He was 75. Rousselot, of Mission Viejo, died at Irvine Medical Center of congestive heart failure, said his son, Craig. He said his father had suffered a heart attack a year ago.
REAL ESTATE
June 2, 1985
Kenneth F. X. Albers, new chairman of the National Council of Savings Institutions, has announced formation of a blue-ribbon task force to develop pro-competitive, dereguation-oriented solutions to the savings industry's current problems. He has asked the task force to "develop a comprehensive, integrated approach to current industry problems that avoids the re-regulation of the savings industry," he told more than 1,000 delegates to the council's annual conference in New Orleans. John H.
BUSINESS
March 11, 1989 | JAMES S. GRANELLI, Times Staff Writer
Former Congressman John Rousselot and four executives of Lincoln Savings & Loan and its parent company have reached a tentative agreement to buy Lincoln, which is based in Irvine. Though the purchase price was not disclosed, the tentative agreement is similar to another bidder's $288.75 million deal that expired at the end of February, said Rousselot, a Republican who represented San Gabriel.
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