Full Name
Tom Emmer
Job Title
U.S. House of Representatives
Speaker Bio
Congressman Tom Emmer was sworn in for his first term in the U.S. House of Representatives on January 6, 2015. He is currently serving his fourth term.

Congressman Emmer was elected by his fellow Republican colleagues to join the House GOP Leadership team as the Chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee for the 116th Congress and again for the 117th Congress. Currently, he sits on the House Financial Services Committee which oversees the nation's housing and financial sectors. He is also a member of the Republican Deputy Whip Team and the House Republican Steering Committee.

Congressman Emmer grew up in the lumber business in Minnesota and attended St. Thomas Academy. He received his BA in Political Science from the University of Alaska-Fairbanks and his JD from William Mitchell College of Law. Prior to joining Congress, he served in the Minnesota House of Representatives from 2004-2008.
Tom Emmer