Rick Santorum (R) – 2016 Presidential Candidate

 

 Bio: Richard John “Rick” Santorum (born May 10, 1958) was a lawyer before becoming the Representative for suburban Pittsburgh in 1991 and Senator for Pennsylvania from 1995, before losing his seat in 2006 and returning to law, public policy and the media. Read more Rick Santorum official campaign site Column archives at Townhall.com Biography at WhoRunsGov.com at The Washington Post Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress Voting record maintained by The Washington Post Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Congressional profile at GovTrack Issue positions and quotes at On The Issues Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election…

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Walz, Tim (D-MN-1st) Rep.

 

 Timothy James “Tim” Walz is the U.S. House of Representative for Minnesota’s 1st congressional district. he has been in office since 2007 and is a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. Walz enlisted in the National Guard in 1981 and during his 24 years of service rose to the rank of command sergeant major. Upon his swearing in Walz became the highest ranking retired enlisted soldier to ever serve in Congress.

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Peterson, Collin (D-MN-7th) Rep.

 

 Collin Peterson is the  U.S. Representative for Minnesota’s 7th congressional district serving since 1991. He is a ranking member of the House Agriculture Committee, a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party and dean of Minnesota Congressional delegation. Peterson received his education from Minnesota State University Moorhead earning a B.A. He was one of the original founders of the Blue Dog Coalition of moderate Democrats in the House. Also see: US Congressional Delegations from Minnesota List of United States Representatives from Minnesota

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Bachmann, Michele (R-MN-6th) Rep.

 

 Current News: Republican Representative Michele Bachmann is currently being further examined by the House Ethics Committee. The investigation stems from an allegation made by a former Bachmann aide alleging that she made improper payments to an Iowa state senator who served as her state chairman.  William McGinley, Bachmann’s lawyer acknowledges the Office of Congressional Ethics ( OCE) investigation stating it was tied to her presidential bid and is fully cooperating with the investigation. Bachmann denies any wrong doing and announced in May she would not seek reelection. Michele Marie Bachmann is a…

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