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Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga.

Member of the House (15th term)



District: Georgia - 5th District
Leadership: Senior Chief Deputy Whip
Political Highlights: sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House (special election), 1977; Atlanta City Council, 1982-86
Born: February 21, 1940; Troy, Ala.
Residence: Atlanta
Religion: Baptist
Family: Widowed; one child
Education: American Baptist Theological Seminary, B.A. 1961; Fisk U., B.A. 1963
Elected: 1986
Committee Assignments: Ways & Means (Human Resources; Oversight - Ranking Member)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 8th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 200,803 followers
State Clout: Georgia is 18th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

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