Reid Ribble

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Reid Ribble
Reid Ribble.jpg
U.S. House of Representatives, Wisconsin, 8th District
Incumbent
In office
January 3, 2011-present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolAppleton East High School, WI
Personal
BirthdayApril 5, 1956
Place of birthNeenah, WI
ProfessionBusinessman
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
Reid James Ribble (b. April 5, 1956) is a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the state of Wisconsin. Ribble represents the 8th congressional district of Wisconsin and was first elected to the House in 2010.

Biography

Ribble initially wanted to go into the Christian ministry and attended the Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music. Before finishing school, however, he returned to be a part of his family's roofing and construction business, of which he eventually became president.

Career

  • 2011-present: U.S. House of Representatives

Committee assignments

U.S. House

2011-12

Ribble is a member of the following House committees:

Issues

Political positions

Percentage voting with party

November 2011

Ribble voted with the Republican Party 92.4% of the time, which ranked 127 among the 242 House Republican members as of November 22, 2011.[1]

Elections

2010

On November 2, 2010, Ribble won election to the U.S. House of Representatives, defeating incumbent Steve Kagen (D).[2]

U.S. House of Representatives General Election, Wisconsin, Congressional District 8, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngReid J. Ribble 54.8% 143,998
     Democratic Steve Kagen Incumbent 45.2% 118,646
Total Votes 262,644

Campaign donors

Breakdown of the source of Ribble's campaign funds before the 2010 election.

Ribble won election to the U.S. House in 2010. During that election cycle, Ribble's campaign committee raised a total of $1,281,283 and spent $1,287,557.[3]

Personal

Ribble and his wife, DeaNa, have two children and two grandchildren.[4]

External links


References

Political offices
Preceded by
Steve Kagen
U.S. House of Representatives - Wisconsin, 8th district
2011-Present
Succeeded by
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