Tom Petri
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Tom Petri

Republican

American politician

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

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Tom Petri

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Years of Age
41
Years of Experience
WIResidence (state)

Thomas Evert Petri (born May 28, 1940) is an American politician who was the U.S. representative for Wisconsin's 6th congressional district from 1979 to 2015; he is a member of the Republican Party.

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Experience

Education

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Harvard University
Bachelor of Arts
1962
Harvard Law School
1965
1965
primary school
1958

Past Positions

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Representative
United States House of Representatives
1979 - 2014
Senator
Wisconsin State Senate
1973 - 1979
Attorney
1970 - 1979
Director of Crime Studies
White House Advisory Council on Executive Reorganization
1969 - 1970
Executive Director
Ripon Society
1968
Law Clerk
United States Judge James Doyle, Western District of Wisconsin
1965 - 1966
Experience
Author
Founder
Ripon Society

Other Experience

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Volunteer
United States Peace Corps, Somalia
1966 - 1967
Volunteer
United States Agency for International Development, Somalia
1966 - 1967
Volunteer
Operation Crossroads
1961
Former Chair
House British-American Parliamentary Group
Former Member
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Member
Wisconsin State Bar Association
Member
Fond du Lac Bar Association
Member
National Guard and Reserve Component Organization
Member
Committee on Standards of Official Conduct, United States House of Representatives
1987 - 1990
Member
Rural Health Care Coalition
Member
Public Pension Reform Caucus
Member
Law Enforcement Caucus
Member
House British-American Parliamentary Group, present
Member
Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
Member
Congressional Sportsman's Caucus
Member
Congressional Savings and Ownership Caucus
Member
Congressional Rural Caucus
Member
Congressional Older Americans Caucus
Member
Congressional Human Rights Caucus
Member
Congressional Grace Caucus
Member
Congressional Fire Services Caucus
Member
Congressional Coalition on Adoption
Member
Congressional Bike Caucus
Member
Porkbusters Coalition
Member
Army Caucus

Campaign Funding

2016
2014
2012
20
16
-$1,000
Total Raised
$427,174
Total Spent
$0
Cash on Hand
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics