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Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind.

Senator (1st term)

Democrat



Biography

Political Highlights: sought Democratic nomination for Ind. attorney general, 1988; Ind. State Elections Board, 1988-89; Democratic nominee for Ind. Senate, 1990; Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2004; U.S. House of Representatives, 2007-13
Born: September 29, 1955; Queens, N.Y.
Residence: Granger
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Jill Donnelly; two children
Education: U. of Notre Dame, B.A. 1977; U. of Notre Dame, J.D. 1981
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry (Commodities, Risk Management & Trade; Conservation, Forestry & Natural Resources; Rural Development & Energy); Armed Services (Airland; Strategic Forces - Ranking Member); Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs (Economic Policy; Financial Institutions & Consumer Protection; National Security & International Trade and Finance - Ranking Member); Special Aging
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Tossup
House Seniority: 35th ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 59,607 followers
State Clout: Indiana is 42nd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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