CQ.com has full member pages with profiles, legislation and staff information available to subscribers.


Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn.

Member of the House (8th term)

Republican



Biography

District: Tennessee - 7th District
Political Highlights: Williamson County Republican Party chairwoman, 1989-91; Republican nominee for U.S. House, 1992; Tenn. Senate, 1999-2002
Born: June 6, 1952; Laurel, Miss.
Residence: Brentwood
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Husband, Chuck Blackburn; two children
Education: Mississippi State U., B.S. 1973
Elected: 2002
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Communications & Technology - Chairwoman; Environment; Health)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 42nd ranked House Republican
Twitter: 34,190 followers
State Clout: Tennessee is 24th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

Margin of Victory (% pts.)

 
House Race