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Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore.

Senator (3rd full term)



Political Highlights: U.S. House of Representatives, 1981-96
Born: May 3, 1949; Wichita, Kan.
Residence: Portland
Religion: Jewish
Family: Wife, Nancy Bass-Wyden; five children
Education: U. of California, Santa Barbara, attended 1967-69; Stanford U., A.B. 1971; U. of Oregon, J.D. 1974
Elected: 1996
Committee Assignments: Budget; Energy & Natural Resources (National Parks; Public Lands, Forests and Mining - Ranking Member; Water & Power); Finance (International Trade, Customs & Global Competitiveness - Ranking Member; Taxation & IRS Oversight); Select Intelligence; Joint Taxation
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 7th ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 46,373 followers
State Clout: Oregon is 26th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

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