Amy Klobuchar

Amy Klobuchar

Amy Jean Klobuchar ( /ˈkloʊbəʃɑr/, born May 25, 1960) is the senior United States Senator from Minnesota. She is a member of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, an affiliate of the Democratic Party. She is the first elected female senator from Minnesota and is one of seventeen female Senators serving in the 112th United States Congress.

She previously served as the county attorney for Hennepin County, the most populous county in Minnesota. She was a legal adviser to former Vice President Walter Mondale. She has been named by the New York Times as one of the seventeen women most likely to become the first female President of the United States, and by MSNBC as a possible nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Amy Klobuchar - Electoral History - Results
... United States Senate election in Minnesota, 2012 Party Candidate Votes % ±% DFL Amy Klobuchar (Incumbent) 1,852,526 65.2 +7.1 Republican Kurt Bills 869,089 30.6 -7.3 Independence Stephen Williams 73,559 2.6 -0.6 Grassroots Tim Davis 30,465 1.1 n/a Progressive Michael Cavlan 13,933 0.5 n/a Majority 983,437 34.6 +14.4 Turnout DFL hold Swing United States Senate election in Minnesota, 2006 Party Candidate Votes % ±% DFL Amy Klobuchar 1,278,849 58.06% +9.23% Republican Mark Kennedy 835,653 37.94% -5.35% Independence Robert Fitzgerald 71,194 3.23% -2.58% Green Michael Cavlan 10,714 0.49% n/a Constitution Ben Powers 5,408 0.25% -0.12% Write-ins 954 Majority 443,196 20.2% Turnout 2,202,772 70.64% DFL hold Swing Hennepin County Attorney election, 2002 Party Candidate Votes % ±% Nonpartisan Amy Klobuchar 380,632 98.7 Write-in 4,829 1.3 Hennepin County Attorney election, 1998 Party Candidate Votes % ±% Nonpartisan Amy Klobuchar 223,416 50.3 Nonpartisan Sheryl Ramstad Hvass 219,676 49.4. ...
Members Of The United States Congress - Committees - Senate
... DeMint Competitiveness, Innovation, and Export Promotion— Chair Amy Klobuchar, Ranking Roy Blunt Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance— Chair Mark Pryor, Ranking Pat ...
List Of Current United States Senate Committees - Standing Committees
... Kerry (D-MA) Jim DeMint (R-SC) Competitiveness, Innovation, and Export Promotion Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) Roy Blunt (R-MO) Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Mark Pryor ... Leahy (D-VT) Chuck Grassley (R-IA) Administrative Oversight and the Courts Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) Jeff Sessions (R-AL) Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights ...