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Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y.

Member of the House (3rd term)

Republican



Biography

District: New York - 27th District
Political Highlights: Republican nominee for U.S. House, 1998; Erie County executive, 2007-11; defeated for re-election as Erie County executive, 2011
Born: May 20, 1950; Schenectady, N.Y.
Residence: Clarence
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Mary Collins; three children
Education: North Carolina State U., B.S. 1972; U. of Alabama, Birmingham, M.B.A. 1975
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Communications & Technology; Health; Indian Health Service Task Force; Oversight & Investigations)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 171st ranked House Republican
Twitter: 12,665 followers
State Clout: New York is 5th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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