James P Pope

About James P Pope

Birth Day: March 31, 1884
Birth Place: Louisiana
Birth Sign: Aries

James P Pope Net Worth

James P Pope net worth and salary: James P Pope is a Politician who has a net worth of $150 million. James P Pope was born in in March 31, 1884. The Democratic Party Mayor of Boise, Idaho from 1929-1933, he later served his state as a United States Senator. In the years following the Great Depression, he was responsible for the Tennessee Valley Authority's recovery efforts.
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💰 Net worth: $150 million (Updated at 15 March 2019)

About

The Democratic Party Mayor of Boise, Idaho from 1929-1933, he later served his state as a United States Senator. In the years following the Great Depression, he was responsible for the Tennessee Valley Authority's recovery efforts.

Before Fame

After graduating from Louisiana Tech University (then called the Louisiana Industrial Institute) in his home state, he earned a law degree from the University of Chicago.

Trivia

During his time in the United States Senate, he served on the Nye Committee, a group organized to investigate America's financial involvement in World War I.

Family Life

His marriage to Pauline Ruth Horn produced two children: George and Ross Pope.

Associated With

President Franklin D. Roosevelt appointed Pope as head of the Tennessee Valley Authority in 1939; Pope held the position until 1951.