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Rep. Karen Handel, R-Ga.

Member of the House (1st term)



District: Georgia - 6th District
Political Highlights: sought Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, 2014; Republican candidate for Fulton County Board of Commissioners, 2002; Fulton County Board of Commissioners, 2003-06; Ga. secretary of state, 2007-10; sought Republican nomination for governor, 2010
Born: April 18, 1962; Washington, D.C.
Residence: Roswell
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Steve Handel
Education: Prince George's Community College, attended ; U. of Maryland, attended
Elected: 2017
Committee Assignments: Education & the Workforce (Early Childhood, Elementary & Secondary Education; Workforce Protections); Judiciary (Constitution & Civil Justice; Regulatory Reform, Commercial & Antitrust Law); Joint Economic

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Favored Republican
House Seniority: th ranked House Republican

Election History

2014 Election Results