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Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont.

Senator (1st term)

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: Republican nominee for lieutenant governor, 2008; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-15
Born: August 20, 1962; Van Nuys, Calif.
Residence: Bozeman
Religion: Presbyterian
Family: Wife, Cindy Daines; four children
Education: Montana State U., B.S. 1984
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Agriculture; Defense; Interior-Environment; State-Foreign Operations; Transportation-HUD); Commerce, Science & Transportation (Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet; Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance & Data Security; Space, Science & Competitiveness; Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine); Energy & Natural Resources (Energy; Public Lands, Forests and Mining; Water & Power); Indian Affairs
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 48th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 8,871 followers
State Clout: Montana is 40th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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