Roy,BluntYear of Birth: 1950
A Senator and a Representative from Missouri; born in Niangua,Webster County, Mo., January 10, 1950; graduated Southwest Baptist University,Bolivar, Mo., B.A., 1970; graduated Missouri State University, Springfield,Mo., M.A., 1972; high school history teacher; clerk and chief election officer,Greene County, Mo. 1973-1984; Missouri state secretary of state 1984-1993;president, Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar, Mo. 1993-1996; elected as aRepublican to the One Hundred Fifth and to the six succeeding Congresses(January 3, 1997-January 3, 2011); majority whip (One Hundred Eighth throughOne Hundred Ninth Congresses); acting majority leader (One Hundred NinthCongress, September 28, 2005-February 2, 2006); minority whip (One HundredTenth Congress); was not a candidate for reelection to the House ofRepresentatives but was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in2010; reelected in 2016 for the term ending January 3, 2023; vice-chair, Republican Conference(2012-); chair, Committee on Rules and Administration (One Hundred FourteenthCongress).
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