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Rep. Dwight Evans, D-Pa.

Member of the House (1st full term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Pennsylvania - 2nd District
Political Highlights: Pa. House, 1981-2016; sought Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor, 1986; sought Democratic nomination for governor, 1994; sought Democratic nomination for mayor of Philadelphia, 1999; sought Democratic nomination for mayor of Philadelphia, 2007
Born: May 16, 1954; Philadelphia, Pa.
Residence: Philadelphia
Religion: Baptist
Family: Single
Education: Community College of Philadelphia, A.A. 1973; La Salle College, B.A. 1975
Elected: 2016
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Livestock & Foreign Agriculture; Nutrition); Small Business (Contracting & Workforce; Economic Growth, Tax & Capital Access - Ranking Member)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 9,657 followers
State Clout: Pennsylvania is 10th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History