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Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb.

Senator (1st term)

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: U.S. Health and Human Services Department assistant secretary, 2007-09
Born: February 22, 1972; Plainview, Neb.
Residence: Fremont
Religion: Confessional evangelical
Family: Wife, Melissa Sasse; three children
Education: Harvard U., A.B. 1994; St. John's College (Md.), M.A. 1998; Yale U., Ph.D. 2004
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Airland; Cybersecurity; Personnel); Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs (Financial Institutions & Consumer Protection; National Security & International Trade and Finance - Chairman; Securities, Insurance & Investment); Judiciary (Constitution; Crime & Terrorism; Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts - Chairman; Privacy, Technology & the Law); Joint Economic
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House Seniority: 53rd ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 111,074 followers


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