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Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.

Senator (2nd term)



Political Highlights: candidate for Cobb County Commission, 1974; Ga. House, 1977-90; Republican nominee for governor, 1990; Ga. Senate, 1993-96; sought Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, 1996; Ga. Board of Education chairman, 1996-99; U.S. House of Representatives, 1999-2005
Born: December 28, 1944; Atlanta, Ga.
Residence: Marietta
Religion: Methodist
Family: Wife, Dianne Isakson; three children
Education: U. of Georgia, B.B.A. 1966
Elected: 2004
Committee Assignments: Finance (International Trade, Customs & Global Competitiveness; Social Security, Pensions & Family Policy; Taxation & IRS Oversight); Foreign Relations (Africa and Global Health Policy; East Asia; State Department and USAID Management; Western Hemisphere); Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (Employment & Workplace Safety - Chairman); Veterans' Affairs; Select Ethics
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Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 19th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 25,544 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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