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Rep. Earl L. "Buddy" Carter, R-Ga.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Republican



Biography

District: Georgia - 1st District
Political Highlights: Pooler Planning and Zoning Commission, 1989-93; Pooler City Council, 1994-95; mayor of Pooler, 1996-2004; Ga. House, 2005-09; Ga. Senate, 2009-14
Born: September 6, 1957; Port Wentworth, Ga.
Residence: Pooler
Religion: Methodist
Family: Wife, Amy Carter; three children
Education: Young Harris College, A.S. 1977; U. of Georgia, B.S. 1980
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Environment; Health; Oversight & Investigations)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 209th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 6,438 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

Earl Carter (R)
Brian Reese (D)

Votes

95,337
61,175

%

60.9%
39.1%