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Rep. Cynthia M. Lummis (R-Wyo.)

  • District: Wyoming -- At Large
  • Residence: Cheyenne
  • Born: September 10, 1954; Cheyenne, Wyo.
  • Religion: Lutheran - Missouri Synod
  • Family: Husband, Al Wiederspahn; one child
  • Education: U. of Wyoming, B.S. 1976 (animal science); U. of Wyoming, B.S. 1978 (biology); U. of Wyoming, J.D. 1985
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Wyo. House, 1979-83, 1985-93; Wyo. Senate, 1993-95; Wyo. State Lands and Investment acting director, 1997-98; Wyo. treasurer, 1999-2007; U.S. House, 2009-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2008 (3rd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources; Public Lands and Environmental Regulation; Water & Power); Oversight & Government Reform (Economic Growth, Job Creation and Regulatory Affairs; National Security); Science, Space & Technology (Energy - Chairwoman; Research and Technology)
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State Information: Wyoming -- At Large

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Cynthia Lummis (R) 166,452 68.9%
Chris Henrichsen (D) 57,573 23.8%
Richard Brubaker (LIBERT) 8,442 3.5%
Daniel Cummings (CONSTL) 4,963 2%
Don Wills (WCP) 3,775 1.6%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 28% Mitt Romney: 69%
2008 Barack Obama: 33% John McCain: 65%




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