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


Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas

Member of the House (2nd term)

Republican



Biography

District: Texas - 4th District
Political Highlights: Heath Board of Adjustment, 1997-98; Heath Planning and Zoning Commission, 1998-2001; Heath City Council, 2001-04; mayor of Heath, 2004-12; U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Texas, 2007-08
Born: October 20, 1965; Mount Prospect, Ill.
Residence: Heath
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Michele Ratcliffe; two children
Education: U. of Notre Dame, B.A. 1987; Southern Methodist U., J.D. 1989
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Ethics (David Schweikert Investigation - Chairman); Homeland Security (Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection - Chairman; Oversight and Management Efficiency); Judiciary (Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations; Regulatory Reform, Commercial & Antitrust Law - Vice Chairman)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 232nd ranked House Republican
Twitter: 30,181 followers


Election History

Margin of Victory (% pts.)

 
House Race