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Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md.

Member of the House (7th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Maryland - 8th District
Political Highlights: Md. House, 1991-95; Md. Senate, 1995-2003; U.S. House of Representatives, 2003-17; U.S. Senate,
Born: January 10, 1959; Karachi, Pakistan
Residence: Kensington
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Wife, Katherine Wilkens Van Hollen; three children
Education: Swarthmore College, B.A. 1983; Harvard U., M.P.P. 1985; Georgetown U., J.D. 1990
Elected: 2002
Committee Assignments: Budget
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 78th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 31,331 followers
State Clout: Maryland is 9th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


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