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Rep. Bart Stupak (D-Mich.)


Biography
District: 1st District
Political Highlights: Mich. House, 1989-91; sought Democratic nomination for Mich. Senate, 1990; U.S. House, 1993-2011
Born: Feb. 29, 1952; Milwaukee, Wis.
Residence: Menominee
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Laurie Stupak; two children (one deceased)
Education: Northwestern Michigan Community College, A.A. 1972; Saginaw Valley State College, B.S. 1977; Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D. 1981
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 1992 (9th term)
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Trade & Consumer Protection; Communications, Technology & the Internet; Oversight & Investigations - Chairman)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2008generalBart Stupak (D) 213,21665.0
Tom Casperson (R) 107,34032.7
Jean Treacy (GREEN) 2,6690.8
Daniel Grow (LIBERT) 2,5330.8
Joshua Warren (USTAX) 2,0700.6
2006generalBart Stupak (D) 180,44869.4
Don Hooper (R) 72,75328.0
Joshua Warren (USTAX) 2,2780.9
David Newland (GREEN) 2,2520.9
Ken Proctor (LIBERT) 2,1960.8
2004generalBart Stupak (D) 211,57165.6
Don Hooper (R) 105,70632.8
David Newland (GREEN) 3,1051.0
John Loosemore (LIBERT) 2,2920.7
2002generalBart Stupak (D) 150,70167.7
Don Hooper (R) 69,25431.1
John Loosemore (LIBERT) 2,7321.2
2000generalBart Stupak (D) 169,64958.4
Chuck Yob (R) 117,30040.4
Wendy Conway (NL) 1,8390.6
John Loosemore (LIBERT) 1,7570.6
1998generalBart Stupak (D) 130,12958.7
Michelle McManus (R) 87,63039.5
John Loosemore (LIBERT) 2,3061.0
Wendy Conway (NL) 1,7310.8
1996generalBart Stupak (D) 181,48670.7
Bob Carr (R) 69,95727.2
Michael Oleniczak (LIBERT) 2,8301.1
Wendy Conway (NL) 2,4651.0
1994generalBart Stupak (D) 121,43356.9
Gil Ziegler (R) 89,66042.0
Michael McPeak (NL) 2,3991.1
1992generalBart Stupak (D) 144,85753.9
Philip Ruppe (R) 117,05643.6
Gerald Aydlott (LIBERT) 4,0941.5
Lyman Clark (NL) 2,5701.0
Roll Call Vitals

7th

Michigan is 7th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

Rep. Bart Stupak has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.











Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.