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Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev.

Senator (1st full term)



Political Highlights: Nev. Assembly, 1990-94; Nev. secretary of state, 1995-2007; U.S. House of Representatives, 2007-11
Born: May 10, 1960; Castro Valley, Calif.
Residence: Carson City
Religion: Mormon
Family: Wife, Lynne Heller; four children
Education: U. of Southern California, B.S. 1985
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs (Economic Policy - Chairman; Financial Institutions & Consumer Protection; Housing, Transportation & Community Development); Commerce, Science & Transportation (Aviation Operations, Safety & Security; Communications, Technology, Innovation & the Internet; Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance & Data Security; Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine); Finance (Health Care; Social Security, Pensions & Family Policy - Chairman; Taxation & IRS Oversight); Veterans' Affairs; Special Aging
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Roll Call Vitals

House Seniority: 38th ranked Senate Republican
Twitter: 27,776 followers
State Clout: Nevada is 48th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

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