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Congressman
Rep. Ed Whitfield [R, KY-1]
for
District 1, Kentucky

About

Ed Whitfield was born, May 25, 1943. Whitfield is a native of Hopkinsville, Kentucky and attended Madisonville High School. He earned a Bachelor's Degree and Juris Doctorate from the University of Kentucky and also studied at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C. Whitfield served as a 1st Lieutenant in the 100th Division of the U.S. Army Reserves. Congressman Whitfield served in the Kentucky House of Representatives from 1974-75 while practicing law in Hopkinsville. Ed Whitfield was elected to Congress in 1994 as the first Republican to represent Kentucky’s First Congressional District.

Bio-Information

D.O.B 05/25/1943
Location Kentucky
Office 2184 Rayburn House Office Building
Party Republican
Phone 202-225-3115
Fax 202-225-3547

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72
US Chamber of Commerce
A
Gun Owners of America
19
AFL-CIO
18
American Civil Liberties Union
74
National Taxpayers Union
0
NARAL Pro-Choice America
A
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League of Women Voters