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Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI 5th District)

19th term Republican from Wisconsin 5th District.


Visit Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner's candidate bio page.

Residence: Menomonee Falls

Marital Status: Married (Cheryl)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: WI Assembly, 1969-75; WI Senate, 1975-79

Education: AB Stanford University, 1965; JD University of Wisconsin, 1968

Birthdate: 06/14/1943

Birthplace: Chicago, IL

Religion: Anglican Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 69%

Major Opponent: Chris Rockwood (D)


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner.


Washington, D.C. Office:

2449 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-4905
Phone: (202) 225-5101
Fax: (202) 225-3190

Brookfield Office: (more district offices)

120 Bishops Way, Room 154
Brookfield, Wisconsin 53005
Phone: (262) 784-1111
Fax: (262) 784-9437


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Bart Forsyth
  • Scheduler: Jacob Peterson
  • Legis. Dir.: Amy Bos
  • Comm. Dir.: Nicole Tieman
  • Energy LA: A.J. Moore
  • Environment LA: A.J. Moore


Vote Ratings Per Congressional Session:

112th Congress 1st Session: 3%

111th Congress: 4%

110th Congress: 15%

109th Congress: 20%

108th Congress: 26%

107th Congress: 32%

106th Congress: 20%


Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Regulatory Rollbacks (H.R. 10) 12/07/2011 Yea Voted Against
P Regulatory Rollbacks (H.R. 3010) 12/02/2011 Yea Voted Against
F Controlling Aquatic Invasive Species 11/04/2011 Nay Voted Against
P Hard Rock Mining 10/26/2011 Yea Voted Against
P Coal Ash Pollution 10/14/2011 Yea Voted Against
P Toxic Air Pollution from Boilers 10/13/2011 Yea Voted Against
P Toxic Air Pollution from Cement Kilns 10/06/2011 Yea Voted Against
P Assault on the Clean Air Act 09/23/2011 Yea Voted Against
A Gutting Public Health Basis of the Clean Air Act 09/23/2011 Yea Voted Against
A Endangered Species Act 07/28/2011 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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