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Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Republican



Biography

District: West Virginia - 3rd District
Political Highlights: W.Va. House, 1995-2001; candidate for W.Va. Supreme Court of Appeals, 2000; W.Va. Senate, 2003-14
Born: September 12, 1960; Huntington, W.Va.
Residence: Huntington
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Wife, Elizabeth Jenkins; three children
Education: U. of Florida, B.S. 1983; Samford U., J.D. 1987
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Commerce-Justice-Science - Vice Chairman; Interior-Environment; Military Construction-VA)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 220th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 6,045 followers
State Clout: West Virginia is 25th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2014 Election Results

Candidate

Evan Jenkins (R)
Nick Rahall (D)

Votes

77,713
62,688

%

55.4%
44.6%