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Jerry Lewis
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Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from California
In office
January 3, 1979 – January 3, 2013
Preceded by Shirley Neil Pettis
Succeeded by Paul Cook (Redistricting)
Constituency 37th district (1979–1983)
35th district (1983–1993)
40th district (1993–2003)
41st district (2003–2013)
Ranking Member of the
House Appropriations Committee
In office
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2011
Leader John Boehner
Preceded by Dave Obey
Succeeded by Norm Dicks
Chair of the
House Appropriations Committee
In office
January 3, 2005 – January 3, 2007
Speaker Dennis Hastert
Preceded by Bill Young
Succeeded by Dave Obey
Chair of the House Republican Conference
In office
January 3, 1989 – January 3, 1993
Deputy Bill McCollum
Leader Bob Michel
Preceded by Dick Cheney
Succeeded by Dick Armey
Chair of the
House Republican Policy Committee
In office
January 3, 1987 – January 3, 1989
Leader Bob Michel
Preceded by Dick Cheney
Succeeded by Mickey Edwards
Member of the California State Assembly
In office
1969–1978
Preceded by L. Stewart Hinckley
Succeeded by Bill Leonard
Constituency 73rd district (1969–1975)
67th district (1975–1978)
Personal details
Born
Charles Jeremy Lewis

(1934-10-21)October 21, 1934
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Died July 15, 2021(2021-07-15) (aged 86)
Redlands, California, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Arlene Lewis
Residence Redlands, California
Alma mater University of California, Los Angeles
Occupation Insurance broker

Charles Jeremy Lewis (October 21, 1934 – July 15, 2021) was an American politician. He was a U.S. Representative, last serving CA's 41st congressional district. He is a former chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, serving in that role during the 109th Congress.

In January 2012 he announced that he was not running for re-election and would end his congressional career in January 2013.

Lewis died on July 15, 2021 in Redlands, California at the age of 86.

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