Last updated on: 9/21/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Joseph Lieberman, JD Biography

Title:
Former US Senator (Independent-CT)
Position:
Pro to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

“There is only one acceptable solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, that is two states living side by side in peace and security, Israel and Palestine.”

Address given to the Arab American Institute, Oct.17, 2003

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Chair Executive Board, Victory Park Capital, Jan. 2014-present
  • Chair, Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, 2007-2013
  • US Senator (Independent-CT), 1988-2013
  • Chair, Committee on Governmental Affairs, 2001-2003
  • Attorney General, Connecticut, 1983, 1986-1988
  • Member, Connecticut State Senate, 1970-1980
  • Former Member, Senate Armed Services Committee (Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on AirLand Forces)
Education:
  • JD, Yale Law School, 1967
  • BA, Yale College, 1964
Other:
  • Twitter handle: @JoeLieberman
  • Born in Stamford, CT, on Feb. 24, 1942