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Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis.

Senator (2nd term)

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: no previous office,
Born: April 8, 1955; Mankato, Minn.
Residence: Oshkosh
Religion: Lutheran
Family: Wife, Jane Johnson; three children
Education: U. of Minnesota, B.S. 1977; U. of Minnesota, attended 1977-79
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Budget; Commerce, Science & Transportation (Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet; Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries & Coast Guard; Space, Science & Competitiveness; Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine); Foreign Relations (Europe and Regional Security Cooperation - Chairman; Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism; Western Hemisphere); Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 34th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 57,421 followers
State Clout: Wisconsin is 29th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2010 Election Results

Candidate

Ron Johnson (R)
Russ Feingold (D)
Rob Taylor (CNSTP)

Votes

1,125,999
1,020,958
23,473

%

51.9%
47.0%
1.1%