Gusenbauer, Alfred, b. St. Poelten, Lower Austria, Feb. 8, 1960, political scientist and politician (SPOe). 1981-90 employed by the SPOe, 1984-90 Federal Chairman of the Socialist Youth (SJ), 1990-99 employee of the Lower Austrian Chamber of Labour; Member of the Bundesrat 1991-93, since 1993 Member of the Nationalrat, since 2000 head of the Social Democrat Parliamentary Group. In 2000 briefly Federal Party Secretary of the SPOe, since 2000 Party Chairman of the Sozialdemokratische Partei Oesterreichs.
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