masc. proper name, German, from Old High German Uodalrich, literally "of a rich home," from uodal "home, nobility" (related to Old English æðele "noble," Old Norse oðal "home").
Part one ends as the socialist regime collapses, and so too does ulrich, when he accidentally blinds himself with acid.
At 26, ulrich is just barely constitutionally old enough to be in the House (you have to be 25).
George Arzt, a Democratic political consultant in the city, speaks well of ulrich.