Malcolm C. Tarver

Malcolm Connor Tarver ( born September 25, 1885 in Rural Vale, Whitfield County, Georgia, † March 5, 1960 in Dalton, Georgia ) was an American politician. Between 1927 and 1947 he represented the state of Georgia in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Malcolm Tarver attended the public schools of his home. After a subsequent law degree from Mercer University in Macon and its made ​​in 1904 admitted to the bar he began in Dalton to work in his new profession. At the same time he proposed as a member of the Democratic Party launched a political career. Between 1909 and 1912 he sat as an MP in the House of Representatives of Georgia, from 1913 to 1914 he was a member of the State Senate. Between 1917 and 1927, Tarver judges in various courts in the Cherokee Judicial District.

In the congressional elections of 1926, Tarver was in the seventh constituency of Georgia in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Gordon Lee on March 4, 1927. After nine elections he could pass in Congress until January 3, 1947 ten contiguous legislatures. There, the New Deal legislation of the Federal Government were adopted under President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1933. Since 1941 was also the work of the Congress of the events of the Second World War and afterwards determined by its immediate consequences. While Tarver's time in the U.S. House of Representatives adopted there in 1933, the 20th and the 21st Amendment. Tarver was a member of a special committee, who prepared the impeachment indictment against the federal judge Harold Louderback also in 1933.

In 1946, Malcolm Tarver has not been nominated by his party for another term of office. After his retirement from the U.S. House of Representatives, he again worked as a lawyer. He died on 5 March 1960 in Dalton.