John P. Hiler
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Indiana's 3rd district
January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1991
|Preceded by||John Brademas|
|Succeeded by||Tim Roemer|
John Patrick Hiler
April 24, 1953
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Residence||La Porte, Indiana|
|Education||Williams College (BA)|
University of Chicago Graduate School of Business (MBA)
Born in Chicago, Illinois, Hiler graduated from La Lumiere School, La Porte, Indiana, 1971. He earned a B.A. from Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1975, and an M.B.A. from University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, Chicago, Illinois, 1977. He is a marketing director. He served as delegate, White House Conference of Small Business, 1980. He served as delegate, Indiana State Republican conventions, from 1978 to 1980.
Hiler was elected as a Republican to the 97th and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1991). In 1980, he unseated 22-year Democratic incumbent and House Majority Whip John Brademas in a major upset. He was reelected four times in hard-fought campaigns, but was narrowly defeated for reelection to the 102nd Congress in 1990 by one of Brademas' former staffers, Tim Roemer. He was deputy administrator at the General Services Administration from 1991 to 1993. A business executive, he is a resident of North Crook, Indiana
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 3rd congressional district
Timothy J. Roemer
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