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Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.)

  • District: Junior Senator from Wyoming
  • Residence: Casper
  • Born: July 21, 1952; Reading, Pa.
  • Religion: Presbyterian
  • Family: Wife Bobbi Barrasso; three children
  • Education: Georgetown U., B.S. 1974 (biology); Georgetown U., M.D. 1978
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Sought Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, 1996; Wyo. Senate, 2003-07; U.S. Senate, 2007-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2008 (1st full term); Appointed June 2007
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Natural Resources (National Parks; Public Lands, Forests and Mining - Ranking Member; Water & Power); Environment & Public Works (Clean Air & Nuclear Safety; Transportation & Infrastructure - Ranking Member; Water & Wildlife); Foreign Relations (African Affairs; European Affairs; International Development - Ranking Member; Western Hemisphere & Global Narcotics Affairs); Indian Affairs - Vice Chairman
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State Information: Wyoming

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general John Barrasso (R) 185,250 75.6%
Tim Chesnut (D) 53,019 21.6%
Joel Otto (WCP) 6,176 2.5%
Write-ins (WRI) 417 0.2%
2008 general John Barrasso (R) 183,063 73.4%
Nick Carter (D) 66,202 26.5%
write-ins (Write-In) 293 0.1%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 32.54% John McCain: 64.78%
2012 : 27.82% : 68.64%
2004 John Kerry: 29% George W. Bush: 69%
2000 Al Gore: 28% George W. Bush: 68%
1996 Bill Clinton: 37% Robert Dole: 50%
1992 Bill Clinton: 34% George H. W. Bush: 40%
1988 Michael Dukakis: 38% George H. W. Bush: 61%
1984 Walter F. Mondale: 28% :

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