Sen. Jack Reed (D-Rhode Island) biography

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Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI)

4th term Democrat from Rhode Island.


Residence: Jamestown

Marital Status: Married (Julia)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: RI Senate, 1985-91; US House, 1991-97; US Senate, 1997-present

Military: USA, 1971-79; USAR, 1979-91

Education: BS United States Military Academy, 1971; MPP Harvard University, 1973; JD Harvard University, 1982

Birthdate: 11/12/1949

Birthplace: Providence, RI

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 71%

Major Opponent: Mark Zaccaria (R)


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Jack Reed via Web Form.


Washington, D.C. Office:

728 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-4642
Fax: (202) 224-4680

Cranston Office: (more district offices)

1000 Chapel View Boulevard, Suite 290
Cranston, Rhode Island 02920
Phone: (401) 943-3100
Fax: (401) 464-6837


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Neil Campbell
  • Scheduler: Rosanne Haroian
  • Legis. Dir.: Elyse Wasch
  • Comm. Dir.: Chip Unruh
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Moira Lenehan-Razzuri
  • Education LA: Moira Lenehan-Razzuri
  • Telecomm LA: John Nobrega
  • Transportation LA: Steven Keenan
  • Trade LA: John Nobrega
  • Commerce LA: Elyse Wasch
  • Labor LA: Moira Lenehan-Razzuri
  • Budget LA: Elyse Wasch
  • Government Affairs LA: Elyse Wasch
  • Space - NASA LA: Heather Majors
  • Animal Welfare LA: Heather Majors



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Jack Reed voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Motion to Recede and Amend the Bill; Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 11/08/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Jack Reed's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Jack Reed 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. Jack Reed
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... Yes Send Message to Sen. Jack Reed


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