U.S. Congress

Members of Congress from Midwestern United States


115 Congress Members
Congress Member
College
Highest Degree
Subject
Previous Job\Career
Justin AmashH(R-MI)Michigan ('05, '02)DoctorateLawLawyer13
Michele BachmannH(R-MN)College of William and Mary ('88), Oral Roberts ('86) & Winona State ('78)DoctorateLawSmall Business Owner145
Tammy BaldwinS(D-WI)Wisconsin ('89), Smith ('84, '84)DoctorateLawLawyer3
Joyce BeattyH(D-OH)Wright State ('74), Central State University ('72) & CincinnatiMastersPsychologySmall Business Owner0
Dan BenishekH(R-MI)Wayne State University ('78) & Michigan ('74)DoctorateMedicineDoctor0
Kerry BentivolioH(R-MI)Marygrove ('01), Michigan State ('99) & Oakland Community College ('83)MastersEducationEngineer0
Rod BlumH(R-IA)University of Dubuque ('85) & Loras College ('77)MastersMarketingSmall Business Owner0
Roy BluntS(R-MO)Missouri State ('72) & Southwest Baptist University ('70)MastersPolitical ScienceUniversity President2
Mike BostH(R-IL)Firefighters0
Susan BrooksH(R-IN)Miami & IndianaDoctorateLawUniversity President0
Sherrod BrownS(D-OH)Ohio State ('81, '79) & Yale ('74)MastersEducationTeacher4
Larry BucshonH(R-IN)Illinois ('88, '84)DoctorateMedicineManager0
Cheri BustosH(D-IL)Illinois at Springfield ('85) & Maryland ('83)MastersJournalismManager0
Dave CampH(R-MI)San Diego ('78) & Albion ('75)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Andre CarsonH(D-IN)ConcordiaBachelorsLiberal ArtsState Employee0
Steve ChabotH(R-OH)Northern Kentucky ('78) & College of William and Mary ('75)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Lacy ClayH(D-MO)Maryland ('83, '83)BachelorsPolitical ScienceParalegal0
Emanuel CleaverH(D-MO)Saint Paul Theology ('74) & Prairie View A&M ('72)MastersReligionRadio Host0
Daniel CoatsS(R-IN)Indiana ('71) & Wheaton College ('65)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee1
John ConyersH(D-MI)Wayne State University ('58, '57)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee3
Kevin CramerH(R-ND)University of Mary ('03) & Concordia ('83)MastersBusinessManager0
Danny DavisH(D-IL)Union Institute ('77), Chicago State ('68) & Arkansas at Pine Bluff ('61)DoctorateGovernmentManager0
Rodney DavisH(R-IL)Millikin ('92)BachelorsPolitical ScienceGovernment Employee0
John DingellH(D-MI)Georgetown ('52, '49)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Robert DoldH(R-IL)Northwestern ('00), Indiana ('96) & Denison University ('91)DoctorateLawSmall Business Owner0
Joe DonnellyS(D-IN)Notre Dame ('81, '77)DoctorateLawSmall Business Owner1
Tammy DuckworthH(D-IL)George Washington ('91) & Hawaii ('89)MastersInternational RelationsGovernment Employee14
Sean DuffyH(R-WI)William Mitchell College of Law ('99) & Saint Mary's University Minnessota ('94)DoctorateLawDistrict Attorney0
Dick DurbinS(D-IL)Georgetown ('69, '66, '66)DoctorateLawLawyer17
Keith EllisonH(D-MN)Minnesota ('90) & Wayne State University ('87)DoctorateLawLawyer8
Joni ErnstS(R-IA)27
Deb FischerS(R-NE)Nebraska ('88)BachelorsEducationRancher1
Jeff FortenberryH(R-NE)Franciscan University ('96), Georgetown ('86) & Louisiana State ('82)MastersReligionGovernment Employee0
Bill FosterH(D-IL)Harvard ('83) & Wisconsin ('76)DoctoratePhysicsScientist0
Al FrankenS(D-MN)Harvard ('73)BachelorsPolitical ScienceRadio Host74
Marcia FudgeH(D-OH)Cleveland State ('83) & Ohio State ('75)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Bob GibbsH(R-OH)Ohio State ('74)BachelorsLiberal ArtsSmall Business Owner0
Chuck GrassleyS(R-IA)Northern Iowa ('56, '55)MastersPolitical ScienceTeacher6
Sam GravesH(R-MO)Missouri ('86)BachelorsLiberal ArtsFarmers0
Glenn GrothmanH(R-WI)0
Luis GutierrezH(D-IL)Northeastern Illinois ('77)BachelorsEnglishGovernment Employee0
Vicky HartzlerH(R-MO)Central Missouri ('92) & Missouri ('83)MastersEducationTeacher0
Heidi HeitkampS(D-ND)Lewis & Clark ('80) & North Dakota ('77)DoctorateLawManager1
John HoevenS(R-ND)Northwestern ('81) & Dartmouth ('79)MastersBusinessCEO15
Tim HuelskampH(R-KS)American ('95, '95) & Santa Fe ('91)DoctorateLiberal ArtsFarmers0
Bill HuizengaH(R-MI)Calvin ('92)BachelorsPolitical ScienceGovernment Employee0
Randy HultgrenH(R-IL)Illinois Institute of Technology ('93) & Bethel ('88)DoctorateLawSmall Business Owner0
Lynn JenkinsH(R-KS)Weber State ('85, '85) & Kansas State ('84)BachelorsEconomicsFinancial Worker0
Bill JohnsonH(R-OH)Georgia Tech ('84) & Troy ('79)MastersLiberal ArtsEntrepreneur0
Ron JohnsonS(R-WI)Minnesota ('79, '77)BachelorsAccountingFinancial Worker1
Jim JordanH(R-OH)Capital University ('01), Ohio State ('91) & Wisconsin ('86)DoctorateLawAthlete0
David JoyceH(R-OH)Dayton & DoctorateLawLawyer0
Marcy KapturH(D-OH)Massachusetts Institute of Technology ('82), Michigan ('74) & Wisconsin ('68)DoctorateLiberal ArtsGovernment Employee4
Robin KellyH(D-IL)Northern Illinois ('04), Bradley ('82, '77)DoctoratePolitical ScienceManager0
Dan KildeeH(D-MI)Central Michigan ('08)BachelorsLiberal ArtsManager0
Ron KindH(D-WI)Minnesota ('90), London School of Economics ('86) & Harvard ('85)DoctorateLawDistrict Attorney0
Steve KingH(R-IA)Northwest Missouri State ('70)Did not FinishLiberal ArtsSmall Business Owner59
Adam KinzingerH(R-IL)Illinois State ('00)BachelorsLiberal ArtsAir National Guard 0
Mark KirkS(R-IL)Georgetown ('92), London School of Economics ('82) & Cornell ('81)DoctorateLawLawyer2
John KlineH(R-MN)Shippensburg University ('88) & Rice ('69)MastersGovernmentPilot0
Amy KlobucharS(D-MN)University of Chicago ('85) & Yale ('82)DoctorateLawLawyer10
Robert LattaH(R-OH)Toledo ('81) & Bowling Green State ('78)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Sander LevinH(D-MI)Harvard ('57), Columbia ('54) & University of Chicago ('52)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Daniel LipinskiH(D-IL)Duke ('98), Stanford ('89) & Northwestern ('88)DoctoratePolitical ScienceProfessor0
David LoebsackH(D-IA)California Davis ('85), Iowa State ('76, '74)DoctoratePolitical ScienceProfessor0
Billy LongH(R-MO)Missouri ('76)Did not FinishLiberal ArtsRadio Host0
Blaine LuetkemeyerH(R-MO)Lincoln University Missouri ('74)BachelorsPolitical ScienceFinancial Worker0
Claire McCaskillS(D-MO)Missouri ('77, '75)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee4
Betty McCollumH(D-MN)St Catherine University ('87) & Inver Hill Community ('80)BachelorsLiberal ArtsTeacher0
Luke MesserH(R-IN)Vanderbilt ('94) & Wabash ('91)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Candice MillerH(R-MI)Northwood ('74) & Macomb County Community ('73)Did not FinishLiberal Arts0
Gwen MooreH(D-WI)Marquette ('78)BachelorsPolitical ScienceGovernment Employee0
Jerry MoranS(R-KS)Kansas ('81, '76)DoctorateLawProfessor1
Kristi NoemH(R-SD)South Dakota State ('94)Did not FinishPolitical ScienceRancher0
Rick NolanH(D-MN)Maryland ('67) & Minnesota ('66)BachelorsEducationTeacher0
Ilhan OmarH(D-MN)34
Erik PaulsenH(R-MN)Saint Olaf ('87)BachelorsMathGovernment Employee0
Gary PetersS(D-MI)Michigan State ('07, '07), Wayne State University ('89), Detroit Mercy ('85) & Alma ('80)DoctorateLawProfessor1
Collin PetersonH(D-MN)Minnesota State Moorhead ('66, '66)BachelorsBusinessFinancial Worker0
Mark PocanH(D-WI)Wisconsin ('86)BachelorsJournalismSmall Business Owner0
Rob PortmanS(R-OH)Michigan ('84) & Dartmouth ('79)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee22
Mike QuigleyH(D-IL)Loyola Chicago ('89), University of Chicago ('85) & Roosevelt ('81)DoctorateLawProfessor0
Jim RenacciH(R-OH)Indiana University Pennsylvania ('80)BachelorsBusinessCEO0
Reid RibbleH(R-WI)Cornerstone UniversityDid not FinishReligionEntrepreneur0
Pat RobertsS(R-KS)Kansas State ('58)BachelorsJournalismJournalist9
Mike RogersH(R-MI)Adrian ('85, '85)BachelorsSociologyFederal Law Enforcement9
Todd RokitaH(R-IN)Indiana ('95) & Wabash ('92)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Peter RoskamH(R-IL)Illinois Institute of Technology ('89) & Illinois ('83)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Mike RoundsS(R-SD)0
Bobby RushH(D-IL)McCormick Theological ('98), Illinois at Chicago ('94) & Roosevelt ('73)MastersReligionMinister0
Paul RyanH(R-WI)Miami ('92, '92)BachelorsPolitical ScienceGovernment Employee453
Tim RyanH(D-OH)New Hampshire ('00) & Bowling Green State ('95)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Ben SasseS(R-NE)Yale ('04), St Johns ('98) & Harvard ('94)DoctorateAmerican StudiesUniversity President0
Jan SchakowskyH(D-IL)Illinois ('65)BachelorsEducationTeacher0
James SensenbrennerH(R-WI)Wisconsin ('68) & Stanford ('65)DoctorateLawLawyer0
John ShimkusH(R-IL)Southern Illinois Edwardsville ('97), United States Military Academy ('80) & ConcordiaMastersBusinessTeacher3
Adrian SmithH(R-NE)Nebraska ('93) & Liberty ('90)BachelorsEducationReal Estate Agent0
Jason SmithH(R-MO)Oklahoma City University ('04), Missouri ('02, '02)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Debbie StabenowS(D-MI)Michigan State ('75, '72)MastersSocial ServicesSocial Worker3
Steve StiversH(R-OH)Ohio State ('96, '89, '89)MastersBusinessGovernment Employee0
Marlin StutzmanH(R-IN)Trine & Glen Oaks CommunityDid not FinishLiberal ArtsSmall Business Owner0
Lee TerryH(R-NE)Creighton ('87) & Nebraska ('84)DoctorateLawLawyer9
John ThuneS(R-SD)South Dakota ('84) & Biola University ('83)MastersBusinessManager3
Patrick TiberiH(R-OH)Ohio State ('85)BachelorsJournalismGovernment Employee0
Mike TurnerH(R-OH)Dayton ('92), Case Western Reserve University ('85) & Ohio Northern ('82)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Fred UptonH(R-MI)Michigan ('75)BachelorsJournalismGovernment Employee0
Peter ViscloskyH(D-IN)Georgetown ('82), Notre Dame ('73) & Indiana Northwest ('70)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Ann WagnerH(R-MO)Missouri ('84)BachelorsBusinessManager0
Tim WalbergH(R-MI)Wheaton College ('78), Taylor University ('75), Moody Bible Institute ('73) & Western Illinois ('70)MastersCommunicationsMinister0
Jackie WalorskiH(R-IN)Taylor University ('85, '85)BachelorsGovernmentJournalist0
Tim WalzH(D-MN)Minnesota State Mankato ('01) & Chadron State ('89)MastersEducationTeacher1
Brad WenstrupH(R-OH)Cincinnati ('80)BachelorsPsychologyDoctor0
Kevin YoderH(R-KS)Kansas ('02, '99, '99)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
David YoungH(R-IA)DrakeBachelorsCongressional Aide0
Todd YoungH(R-IN)Indiana ('06), University of London ('01), University of Chicago ('00) & United States Naval Academy ('95)DoctorateLawLawyer0