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Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga.

Senator (1st term)

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: no previous office,
Born: December 10, 1949; Macon, Ga.
Residence: Sea Island
Religion: Methodist
Family: Wife, Bonnie Perdue; two children
Education: Georgia Institute of Technology, B.I.E. 1972; Georgia Institute of Technology, M.S. 1976
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry (Commodities, Risk Management & Trade; Livestock, Marketing & Agriculture Security - Chairman; Nutrition, Agricultural Research & Specialty Crops); Armed Services (Cybersecurity; Emerging Threats & Capabilities; Readiness & Management Support); Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs (Economic Policy; Financial Institutions & Consumer Protection; National Security & International Trade and Finance); Budget
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 50th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 17,356 followers
State Clout: Georgia is 18th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2014 Election Results

Candidate

David Perdue (R)
Michelle Nunn (D)
Amanda Swafford (LIBERT)

Votes

1,358,088
1,160,811
48,862

%

52.9%
45.2%
1.9%