U.S. Senator Jim Risch

Name : Jim Risch
Party : Republican
State : Idaho
Class : 2
In Office : 2008 - Present
Religion : Roman Catholic
Birth Date : 5/3/1943
Birth Place : Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Education : B.S. in Forestry, University of Idaho; J.D., University of IdahornCollege of Law
Previous Political Experience : Ada County Prosecuting Attorney, 1970-1974; Idaho State Senator,rn1974-1989 and 1995-2003, serving as Majority Leader (1976-1982), and as President Pro Tempore (1982-1989); Lieutenant Governor of Idaho,rn2003-2006 and 2007-2009;rnGovernor of Idaho, 2006;
Previous Occupation : Attorney
Positions that we are tracking for this rep: Abortion, Debt, Deficit, Spending, and the Size of Government, Education, Energy and the Environment, Ethics, Gay Marriage, Guantanamo Bay, Health Care, Homeland Security, Immigration, Iran, Israel, North Korea, Nuclear Weapons, Social Security, Stem Cell Research, Supreme Court Justices, Taxes, The American Jobs Act, The Constitution, The Economy, The Fairness Doctrine, The Paul Ryan Plan, The Second Amendment, The Stimulus, The Tenth Amendment, The War in Afghanistan, The War in Iraq, Unions