Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) biography

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Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH)

2nd term Republican from Ohio.


Residence: Terrace Park

Marital Status: Married (Jane)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 1993-2005; US Trade Representative, 2005-06; Office of Management & Budget Director, 2006-07; US Senate, 2011-present

Education: BA Dartmouth College, 1979; JD University of Michigan, 1984

Birthdate: 12/19/1955

Birthplace: Cincinnati, OH

Religion: Methodist

Percentage in Last Election: 58%

Major Opponent: Ted Strickland


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Rob Portman.


Washington, D.C. Office:

448 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-3353
Fax: (202) 224-9075

Columbus Office: (more district offices)

37 West Broad Street, Room 300
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: (614) 469-6774



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Mark Isakowitz
  • Scheduler: Angie Youngen
  • Legis. Dir.: Pam Thiessen
  • Comm. Dir.: Kevin Smith
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Megan Harrington
  • Education LA: Megan Harrington
  • Telecomm LA: Sam Mulopulos
  • Transportation LA: Savannah Grice
  • Trade LA: Sam Mulopulos
  • Commerce LA: Sam Mulopulos
  • Labor LA: Megan Harrington
  • Government Affairs LA: Amanda Neely
  • Space - NASA LA: Sam Mulopulos
  • Budget LA: Charlie Bolton
  • Animal Welfare LA: Kristen Siegele


Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Rob Portman's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Rob Portman a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Rob Portman
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Rob Portman


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