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Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo.

Senator (1st term)

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Biography

Leadership: Deputy Whip; Conference Vice Chairman
Political Highlights: Greene County clerk, 1973-84; Republican nominee for lieutenant governor, 1980; Mo. secretary of state, 1985-93; sought Republican nomination for governor, 1992; U.S. House of Representatives, 1997-2011
Born: January 10, 1950; Niangua, Mo.
Residence: Springfield
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Abigail Blunt; four children
Education: Southwest Baptist U., B.A. 1970; Southwest Missouri State U., M.A. 1972
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Agriculture; Defense; Interior-Environment; Labor-HHS-Education - Chairman; State-Foreign Operations; Transportation-HUD); Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Operations, Safety & Security; Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet; Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance & Data Security; Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine); Rules & Administration; Select Intelligence; Joint Library; Joint Printing
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Tossup
House Seniority: 27th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 46,974 followers
State Clout: Missouri is 30th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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