July 23, 2014

Rep. Mark Amodei (R-Nev.)

  • District: 2nd District, North -- Reno, Carson City, Elko
  • Residence: Carson City
  • Born: June 12, 1958; Carson City, Nev.
  • Religion: Christian
  • Family: Divorced; two children
  • Education: U. of Nevada, B.A. 1980 (political science); U. of the Pacific, J.D. 1983
  • Military Service: Army 1983-87
  • Political Highlights: Republican nominee for Nev. System of Higher Education Board of Regents, 1994; Nev. Assembly, 1996-98; Nev. Senate, 1998-2010 (president pro tempore, 2003-08); Nev. Republican Party Chairman, 2010-11; U.S. House, 2011-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2011 (1st full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Commerce-Justice-Science; Financial Services; Legislative Branch)

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State Information: 2nd District, North -- Reno, Carson City, Elko

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Mark Amodei (R) 162,213 57.6%
Samuel Koepnick (D) 102,019 36.2%
Michael Haines (I) 11,166 4%
Russell Best (IA) 6,051 2.2%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 45% Mitt Romney: 53%
2008 Barack Obama: 49% John McCain: 48%