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Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss.

Senator (1st full term)

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Biography

Leadership: Deputy Whip; NRSC Chairman
Political Highlights: Miss. Senate, 1988-94; U.S. House of Representatives, 1995-2007
Born: July 5, 1951; Pontotoc, Miss.
Residence: Tupelo
Religion: Southern Baptist
Family: Wife, Gayle Wicker; three children
Education: U. of Mississippi, B.A. 1973; U. of Mississippi, J.D. 1975
Elected: 2008
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Airland; Personnel; Seapower - Chairman); Budget; Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Operations, Safety & Security; Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet - Chairman; Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries & Coast Guard; Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine); Environment & Public Works (Clean Air & Nuclear Safety; Fisheries, Wildlife & Water; Transportation & Infrastructure); Rules & Administration
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Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 23rd ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 85,047 followers
State Clout: Mississippi is 15th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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