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Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C.

Member of the House (3rd term)

Republican



Biography

District: South Carolina - 4th District
Political Highlights: assistant U.S. attorney, 1994-00; S.C. 7th Circuit solicitor, 2001-10
Born: August 22, 1964; Greenville, S.C.
Residence: Spartanburg
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Terri Gowdy; two children
Education: Baylor U., B.A. 1986; U. of South Carolina, J.D. 1989
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Ethics; Judiciary (Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations; Executive Overreach; Immigration & Border Security - Chairman); Oversight & Government Reform (Government Operations; Health Care, Benefits & Administrative Rules); Benghazi Attack
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 126th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 398,612 followers
State Clout: South Carolina is 12th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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