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Rep. Scott Garrett, R-N.J.

Member of the House (7th term)



District: New Jersey - 5th District
Political Highlights: N.J. Assembly, 1990-2003; sought Republican nomination for U.S. House, 1998; sought Republican nomination for U.S. House, 2000; U.S. House of Representatives, 2003-17
Born: July 9, 1959; Englewood, N.J.
Residence: Wantage
Religion: Protestant
Family: Wife, Mary Ellen Garrett; two children
Education: Montclair State College, B.A. 1981; Rutgers U., J.D. 1984
Elected: 2002
Committee Assignments: Budget; Financial Services (Capital Markets & Government Sponsored Enterprises - Chairman; Housing and Insurance)
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Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Tilts Democrat
House Seniority: 48th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 6,753 followers
State Clout: New Jersey is 8th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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