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Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah)

  • District: Junior Senator from Utah
  • Residence: Alpine
  • Born: June 4, 1971; Mesa, Ariz.
  • Religion: Mormon
  • Family: Wife, Sharon Lee; three children
  • Education: Brigham Young U., B.A. 1994 (political science); Brigham Young U., J.D. 1997
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Assistant U.S. attorney, 2002-05; U.S. Senate, 2011-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (1st term); Defeated Sam Granato, D, to succeed Robert F. Bennett, R, who was not renominated
  • Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Personnel; Readiness & Management Support; Strategic Forces); Energy & Natural Resources (National Parks; Public Lands, Forests and Mining; Water & Power - Ranking Member); Judiciary (Antitrust, Competition Policy & Consumer Rights - Ranking Member; Crime & Terrorism; Privacy, Technology & the Law); Joint Economic
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State Information: Utah

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Mike Lee (R) 390,179 61.6%
Sam Granato (D) 207,685 32.8%
Scott Bradley (CNSTP) 35,937 5.7%
Brian Kamerath (WRI) 20  
Cody Judy (WRI) 2  
2004 general Robert Bennett (R) 626,640 68.7%
R. Van Dam (D) 258,955 28.4%
Gary Van Horn (C) 17,289 1.9%
Joe Labonte (PC) 8,824 1%
1998 general Robert F. Bennett (R) 316,652 64%
Scott Leckman (D) 163,172 33%
Gary R. Van Horn (IA) 15,073 3%
David E. Workman (Write-In) 12  
1992 general Robert F. Bennett (R) 420,069 55.4%
Wayne Owens (D) 301,228 39.7%
Anita R. Morrow (POP) 17,549 2.3%
Maury Modine (LIBERT) 14,341 1.9%
Patricia Grogan (SW) 5,292 0.7%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 34.41% John McCain: 62.58%
2012 + : 24.85% : 72.75%
2004 John Kerry: 26% George W. Bush: 72%
2000 Al Gore: 26% George W. Bush: 67%
1996 Bill Clinton: 33% Robert Dole: 54%
1992 Bill Clinton: 25% George H. W. Bush: 43%
1988 Michael Dukakis: 32% George H. W. Bush: 66%
1984 Walter F. Mondale: 25% :
+ Nearly complete, unofficial returns

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