Saturday, December 02, 2006

Who is Sarbanes?

Paul Spyros Sarbanes was born on February 3, 1933 with Salisbury, Maryland, wire of immigrant parents from Greece. He is an American politician, member of the democratic Party and senator of Maryland to the Congress of the United States since 1977. Graduate of Princeton in 1954, it obtained a school purse Rhodos to study in Oxford, then finishes his studies at the school of right ofHarvard. In 1966, Sarbanes was elected with the room of delegated of Maryland. In 1970, he was elected with the Room of the Representatives of the United States, re-elected in 1972 and 1974, year when it wrote the first article of the procedure of Impeachment against president Richard Nixon. In 1976, Sarbanes was elected with the Senate of the United States beating the republican senator outgoing John Glenn Beall Jr.. Sarbanes was re-elected in 1982, 1988, 1994 and 2000. In 2005, Sarbanes announces its decision not to be represented in 2006. Sarbanes, of orthodoxe Greek religion, is married since 1960 in Christine Dunbar, native of Brighton in England. They have three children and six grandchildren. But now his name is world well known because he is one of the author of the Sarbanes-Oxley Law, which was passed after the scandal of Enron and Worldcom.

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