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Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C.

Senator (1st term)

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Biography

Leadership: Deputy Whip
Political Highlights: Cornelius Board of Commissioners, 2003-05; N.C. House, 2007-15
Born: August 30, 1960; Jacksonville, Fla.
Residence: Huntersville
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Susan Tillis; two children
Education: U. of Maryland, University College, B.S. 1997
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Airland; Personnel - Chairman; Seapower); Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs (Economic Policy; Housing, Transportation & Community Development; Securities, Insurance & Investment); Judiciary (Antitrust, Competition Policy & Consumer Rights; Border Security and Immigration - Deputy Chairman; Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts; Privacy, Technology & the Law); Veterans' Affairs; Special Aging
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 51st ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 26,639 followers
State Clout: North Carolina is 13th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2014 Election Results

Candidate

Thom Tillis (R)
Kay Hagan (D)
Sean Haugh (LIBERT)

Votes

1,423,259
1,377,651
109,100

%

48.8%
47.3%
3.7%