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Rep. Joe Heck (R-Nev.)


Biography
District: 3rd District
Political Highlights: Nev. Senate, 2004-08; defeated for re-election to Nev. Senate, 2008; U.S. House, 2011-present
Born: Oct. 30, 1961; Queens, N.Y.
Residence: Henderson
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Lisa Heck; three children
Education: Pennsylvania State U., B.S. 1984; Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, D.O. 1988
Military Service: Army Reserve, 1991-present
Start of Service: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Intelligence, Emerging Threats & Capabilities; Military Personnel; Oversight & Investigations - Chairman); Education & the Workforce (Health, Employment, Labor & Pensions; Higher Education & Workforce Training); Select Intelligence (Technical & Tactical Intelligence - Chairman)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2014generalJoe Heck (R) 88,50260.8
Erin Bilbray (D) 52,61536.1
David Goossen (I) 1,6371.1
Randy Kimmick (LIBERT) 1,5631.1
Steven St. John (I) 1,3440.9
2012generalJoe Heck (R) 137,24450.4
John Oceguera (D) 116,82342.9
Jim Murphy (IA) 12,8564.7
Tom Jones (IA) 5,6002.1
2010generalJoe Heck (R) 128,91648.1
Dina Titus (D) 127,16847.5
Barry Michaels (I) 6,4732.4
Joseph Silvestri (LIBERT) 4,0261.5
Scott Narter (IA) 1,2910.5
Roll Call Vitals

302nd

on the House Seniority List

Fellow Nevada Rep. Mark Amodei (R) is 345th.

48th

Nevada is 48th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

7,436

Twitter Followers (@RepJoeHeck)

Rep. Joe Heck 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.