Mike Ross (Arkansas)
|U.S. House, Arkansas, District 4|
|January 3, 2013|
|Years in position||12|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 6, 2012|
|Arkansas State Senate|
|Nevada County Quorum Court|
|Bachelor's||University of Arkansas, Little Rock, 1987|
|Birthday||August 2, 1961|
|Place of birth||Texarkana, AR|
Below is an abbreviated outline of Ross's academic, professional and political career:
- 1987: Graduated from University of Arkansas, Little Rock with B.A.
- 1985-1989: Staff for office of the Lt. Governor of Arkansas
- 1991-2000: Arkansas State Senate
- 2001-Present: U.S Representative from Arkansas
- Energy and Commerce Committee
- Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade
- Subcommittee on Health
- Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Percentage voting with party
The website OpenCongress tracks how often members of Congress vote with the majority of the chamber caucus. According to the website, Mike Ross has voted with the Democratic Party 56.6% of the time, which ranked 190 among the 192 House Democratic members as of 2011.
In addition, Rep. Ross voted for the stimulus bill. 57% of U.S. voters believe that the stimulus has either hurt the economy (36%) or had no impact (21%). 38% believe the stimulus helped the economy. 
|U.S. House, Arkansas District 4 General Election, 2010|
|Democratic||Mike Ross Incumbent||57.5%||102,479|
|Republican||Beth Anne Rankin||40.2%||71,526|
Ross won re-election to the U.S. House in 2010. During that election cycle, Ross's campaign committee raised a total of $2,426,280 and spent $3,012,727.
His top 5 contributors between 2009-2010 were:
|U.S. House, Arkansas District 4, 2010 - Mike Ross (Arkansas) Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by General Election Opponent||$595,499|
|Total Spent by General Election Opponent||$588,354|
|Top contributors to Mike Ross (Arkansas)'s campaign committee|
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
|Oil & Gas||$156,950|
Ross and his wife, Holly, have two children.
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- Media coverage:
- Biographical Director of the United States Congress "Michael Avery Ross," Accessed November 1, 2011
- OpenCongress "Voting With Party"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"
- Open Secrets "Mike Ross 2010 Election Cycle," Accessed November 1, 2011
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