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Rep. Donald S. Beyer Jr., D-Va.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Virginia - 8th District
Political Highlights: lieutenant governor, 1990-98; Democratic nominee for governor, 1997; U.S. ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 2009-13
Born: June 20, 1950; Trieste, Free Territory of Trieste
Residence: Alexandria
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Wife, Megan Carroll Beyer; four children
Education: Williams College, B.A. 1972
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources; Water, Power and Oceans); Science, Space & Technology (Oversight - Ranking Member; Research and Technology; Space); Joint Economic
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 175th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 63,357 followers


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