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Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis.

Member of the House (21st term)



District: Wisconsin - 5th District
Political Highlights: Wis. Assembly, 1969-75; Wis. Senate, 1975-79; U.S. House of Representatives, 1979-2021
Born: June 14, 1943; Chicago, Ill.
Residence: Menomonee Falls
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Widowed; two children
Education: Stanford U., A.B. 1965; U. of Wisconsin, J.D. 1968
Elected: 1978
Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights & International Organizations; Europe, Eurasia, Energy, and Environment); Judiciary (Antitrust, Commercial & Administrative Law - Ranking Member; Crime, Terrorism & Homeland Security)
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District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 2nd ranked House Republican

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