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Jim McGovern's Biography

Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 2, Democratic

Contact Information

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393 Burncoat Street
Worcester, MA 01606

12 East Worcester Street
Suite 1
Worcester, MA 01604

24 Church Street, Room 27
Leominster, MA 01453

94 Pleasant Street
Northampton, MA 01060

408 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Full Name:

James 'Jim' P. McGovern

Gender:

Male

Family:

Wife: Lisa; 2 Children: Patrick, Molly

Birth Date:

11/20/1959

Birth Place:

Worcester, MA

Home City:

Worcester, MA

Religion:

Catholic

MPA, Public Administration, American University, 1984

BA, History, American University, 1981

Representative, United States House of Representatives, Massachusetts, District 2, 2013-present

Regional Whip, United States House of Representatives, present

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Massachusetts, District 2, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2020

Representative, United States House of Representatives, Massachusetts, District 3, 1997-2013

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Massachusetts, District 3, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010

Member, Congressional Progressive Caucus, present

Co-Chair, House Hunger Caucus, present

Vice Chair, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Equality Caucus, present

Member, Northeast Agricultural Caucus, present

Member, Out of Iraq Caucus, present

Co-Chair, Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, present

Former Member, Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Chair, Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC)

Legislative Staff/Press Secretary/Senior Aide, Representative Joseph Moakley, United States House of Representatives, 1982-1996

Campaign Manager, Presidential Campaign, Senator George McGovern, 1984

Aide, Senator George McGovern, United States Senate, 1981-1983

Board Member, Jesuit International Volunteers

Member, National Guard and Reserve Components Congressional Members Organization

Co-Chair, Northeast Midwest Congressional Coalition

Volunteer, Mount Carmel House, 1985-1995

Astrological Sign:

Scorpio

Father's Name:

Walter

Father's Occupation:

Small Business Owner

Favorite Book:

What it Means to Be a Democrat

Mother's Name:

Mindy

Mother's Occupation:

Small Business Owner

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