Roy Blunt
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Roy Blunt

Republican

United States Senate

Missouri

Addresses

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Washington, D.C.
260 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC. 20510
Saint Louis District Office
111 South 10th Street, Suite 23.305 Thomas F. Eagleton United States Courthouse
Saint Louis, MO. 63102
Springfield District Office
2740 B East Sunshine
Springfield, MO. 65804
Cape Girardeau District Office
338 Broadway, Suite 303
Cape Girardeau, MO. 63701
Columbia District Office
1123 Wilkes Boulevard, Suite 320
Columbia, MO. 65201
Kansas City District Office
1000 Walnut Street, Suite 1560
Kansas City, MO. 64106
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Roy Blunt

United States Senate
Summary
Experience
Funding
71
Years of Age
31
Years of Experience
MOResidence (state)

Roy Dean Blunt (born January 10, 1950) is an American politician serving as the senior United States senator for Missouri, serving since 2011. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as a member of the United States House of Representatives and as Missouri Secretary of State. Born in Niangua, Missouri, Blunt is a graduate of Southwest Baptist University and Southwest Missouri State University (now Missouri State University). After serving as Missouri Secretary of State from 1985 to 1993, he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives for Missouri's 7th congressional district in 1996. There, he served as Republican Whip from 2003 to 2009. Blunt successfully ran for United States Senate in 2010. The following year, he was elected vice chairman of the Senate Republican Conference. Blunt is the dean of Missouri's Congressional delegation, and was elected to serve as Policy Committee chairman in November 2018. On March 8, 2021, he announced that he will not seek reelection in 2022.

Experience

Education

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Missouri State University
MA History and Government
1972
Southwest Baptist University
BA History
1970

Past Positions

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Chair
Republican Policy Committee, United States Senate
2019 - Current
Senator
United States Senate
2011 - Current
Representative
United States House of Representatives
1996 - 2010
Secretary of State
State of Missouri
1985 - 1992
Former Acting Majority Leader
United States House of Representatives
Former Majority Whip
United States House of Representatives
Former Minority Whip
United States House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Senate Republican Conference, United States Senate
President
Southwest Baptist University
1993 - 1996
Clerk
Greene County
1972 - 1984
Former Chief Education Officer
Greene County, Missouri
Former High School History Teacher
Greene County, Missouri

Other Experience

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Member
Kennedy Center Board of Trustees
Current
Member
Smithsonian Council for American Art
Current
Trustee
State Historical Society of Missouri
Current
Former Chair
National Voters Education Project
Former Chief Election Officer
Greene County, Missouri
Founder
Springfield-Greene County Historic Preservation Society
Former Member
Federal Election Commission Advisory Panel
Former Chair
Joint Committee on the Library, United States Congress
Former Chair
Committee on Rules and Administration, United States Senate
Former Chair
Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee, United States Senate
Former Chair
Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, United States Senate
Former Chair
Joint Committee on Printing, United States Senate
Former Chair
Greene County Historic Sites Board
Former Co-Chair
House Education Caucus
Former Member
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee, United States Senate
Former Member
Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security Subcommittee, United States Senate
Former Member
Subcommittee on Aviation and Space, United States Senate
Former Member
Republican Steering Committee
Former Member
Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation and the Internet, United States Senate
Former Member
National Republican Congressional Committee
Former Member
Subcommittee on Security, United States Senate
Former Member
Subcommittee on Transportation and Safety, United States Senate

Campaign Funding

2018
2016
2014
2012
20
18
$16,251,752
Total Raised
$15,627,583
Total Spent
$698,697
Cash on Hand

Top Industries

Direct campaign contributions grouped by the industry industry of each donor/PAC.

Largest Contributors

Funding generally from an organization's PAC or its members/employees. Organizations did not donate directly.
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics