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Rep. Brian Higgins, D-N.Y.

Member of the House (7th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: New York - 26th District
Political Highlights: Buffalo Common Council, 1988-94; Democratic nominee for Erie County comptroller, 1993; N.Y. Assembly, 1999-2004
Born: October 6, 1959; Buffalo, N.Y.
Residence: Buffalo
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Mary Jane Hannon; two children
Education: State U. of New York, Buffalo State, B.A. 1984; State U. of New York, Buffalo State, M.A. 1985; Harvard U., M.P.A. 1996
Elected: 2004
Committee Assignments: Budget; Ways & Means (Health; Trade)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 84th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 22,026 followers
State Clout: New York is 5th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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