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Paul Mandelson

Office of Congresswoman Susan Brooks


Last updated: Jan 21, 2014

Paul Mandelson is the Acting Legislative Director in the office of Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (IN-05), where his portfolio includes armed services, foreign affairs, budget, trade, environment, energy, government reform, and labor issues. Before joining the Brooks office, Paul worked for Congressman Mike Coffman (CO-06) for three years, handling his foreign affairs and homeland security portfolio. In addition to his experiences on the Hill, Paul has worked on political campaigns and conventions. Paul holds a Master’s degree in Strategic Security Studies from National Defense University’s College of International Security Affairs and a B.A. from Colorado College, where he majored in Economics and Political Science.

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