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Rep. James R. Comer, R-Ky.

Member of the House (2nd full term)

Republican



Biography

District: Kentucky - 1st District
Political Highlights: Monroe County Republican Party chairman, 1993-95; Ky. House, 2001-12; Ky. commissioner of Agriculture, 2012-16; sought Republican nomination for governor, 2015
Born: August 19, 1972; Carthage, Tenn.
Residence: Tompkinsville
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, T.J. Comer; three children
Education: Western Kentucky U., B.S. 1990-93
Elected: 2016
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research; Livestock & Foreign Agriculture); Education & Labor (Civil Rights and Human Services - Ranking Member; Higher Education & Workforce Investment); Oversight & Reform (Economic and Consumer Policy; Environment - Ranking Member; Government Operations)
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District Rating: Safe Republican


Election History