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Rep. Jim Himes, D-Conn.

Member of the House (4th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Connecticut - 4th District
Political Highlights: Housing Authority of the Town of Greenwich, 2003-06; Greenwich Democratic Town Committee chairman, 2004-08; Greenwich Board of Estimate and Taxation, 2006-07
Born: July 5, 1966; Lima, Peru
Residence: Greenwich
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Wife, Mary Himes; two children
Education: Harvard U., A.B. 1988; Oxford U., M.Phil. 1990
Elected: 2008
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets & Government Sponsored Enterprises; Monetary Policy & Trade; Terrorism Financing Task Force); Select Intelligence (CIA; NSA & Cybersecurity - Ranking Member)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 110th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 31,137 followers
State Clout: Connecticut is 31st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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