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Fred UptonREPRepublican United States Representative from Michigan
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Frederick Stephen Upton (born April 23, 1953) is an American politician who served as a U.S. representative from Michigan from 1987 to 2023, representing the state's 6th congressional district since 1993. He is a member of the Republican Party. His district, numbered as the 4th district from 1987 to 1993, is based in Kalamazoo and stretches along the Michigan-Indiana border in the southwestern part of the state. A former chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, Upton has played a major role in shaping post-Obamacare health care legislation. He is the only person in American history to vote to impeach two presidents; he voted for the impeachment of Bill Clinton in 1998 and the second impeachment of Donald Trump in 2021, as one of ten Republicans who voted to impeach Trump. After Sander Levin retired at the end of the 115th Congress, Upton became the dean of Michigan's congressional delegation. Redrawn into the 4th district, Upton did not seek reelection in 2022, and retired from Congress upon his 18th term's expiration in 2023.

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Education5 - 5 of 3
University of Michigan
Bachelor of Arts
Primary School
Shattuck-Saint Mary's
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
United States House of Representatives, Michigan
1993 - 2023
United States House of Representatives, Michigan
1987 - 1993
Office of Management and Budget
1984 - 1985
Deputy Director
Legal Affairs, Office of Management and Budget
1983 - 1984
Legislative Assistant
Office of Management and Budget
1981 - 1983
Staff Member
Congressmember Dave Stockman
1976 - 1980
Field Manager
Dave Stockman Campaign
Other Experience1 - 15 of 15
Emil Verban Society
House Centrist Coalition
Co-Vice Chair
Congressional Automotive Caucus
Diabetes Caucus
Congressional Competitiveness Caucus
Congressional Caucus on India and Indian Americans
Congressional Fire Services Caucus
Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
Tuesday Group
Former Chair
Subcommittee on Energy, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Tuesday Group
Congressional Grace Caucus
Congressional Immigration Reform Caucus
Medical Technology Caucus