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Rep. Tom Emmer, R-Minn.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Republican



Biography

District: Minnesota - 6th District
Political Highlights: Independence City Council, 1995-2002; Delano City Council, 2003-04; Minn. House, 2005-11; Republican nominee for governor, 2010
Born: March 3, 1961; South Bend, Ind.
Residence: Delano
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Jacquie Emmer; seven children
Education: Boston College, attended 1979-80; U. of Alaska, B.A. 1984; William Mitchell College of Law, J.D. 1988
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments; Monetary Policy & Trade; Terrorism and Illicit Finance)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 213th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 6,360 followers
State Clout: Minnesota is 35th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2014 Election Results

Candidate

Tom Emmer (R)
Joe Perske (D)
John Denney (INDC)

Votes

133,328
90,926
12,457

%

56.3%
38.4%
5.3%