U.S. Congress

Members of Congress from Deep South


44 Congress Members
Congress Member
College
Highest Degree
Subject
Previous Job\Career
Ralph AbrahamH(R-LA)0
Robert AderholtH(R-AL)Samford ('90) & Birmingham Southern College ('87)DoctorateLawJudge0
Rick AllenH(R-GA)Auburn ('73)BachelorsScience\TechnicalManager0
Sanford BishopH(D-GA)Emory ('71) & Morehouse ('68)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Charles BoustanyH(R-LA)Louisiana State ('82) & Louisiana at Lafayette ('78)DoctorateMedicineDoctor0
Mo BrooksH(R-AL)University of Alabama ('78), Duke ('75, '75)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Bradley ByrneH(R-AL)University of Alabama ('80) & Duke ('78)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Buddy CarterH(R-GA)University of Georgia ('80)BachelorsPharmacyPharmacist0
Bill CassidyS(R-LA)Louisiana State ('83, '79)DoctorateMedicineProfessor4
Jim ClyburnH(D-SC)South Carolina State ('62)BachelorsHistoryGovernment Employee2
Thad CochranS(R-MS)Mississippi ('65, '59, '59)DoctorateLawLawyer1
Doug CollinsH(R-GA)John Marshall Law ('07), New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary ('96), North Georgia College & State ('88, '88)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Jeff DuncanH(R-SC)Clemson ('88)BachelorsPolitical ScienceManager0
John FlemingH(R-LA)Mississippi ('76, '73)DoctorateMedicineSmall Business Owner0
Trey GowdyH(R-SC)University of South Carolina ('89) & Baylor ('86)DoctorateLawUnited States Attorney0
Lindsey GrahamS(R-SC)University of South Carolina ('81, '77)DoctorateLawLawyer20
Tom GravesH(R-GA)University of GeorgiaBachelorsBusinessSmall Business Owner0
Gregg HarperH(R-MS)Mississippi ('81) & Mississippi College ('78)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Jody HiceH(R-GA)Asbury University, Southwestern Baptist Theological & Luther Rice UniversityDoctorateReligionMinister0
Johnny IsaksonS(R-GA)University of Georgia ('66)BachelorsBusinessCEO1
Hank JohnsonH(D-GA)Texas Southern ('79) & Clark Atlanta ('76)DoctorateLawLawyer0
John LewisH(D-GA)Fisk ('63, '63) & American Baptist College ('61)BachelorsReligionAuthor0
Barry LoudermilkH(R-GA)Wayland Baptist UniversityBachelorsScience\TechnicalProfessor0
Alan NunneleeH(R-MS)Mississippi State ('80)BachelorsLiberal ArtsManager0
Steven PalazzoH(R-MS)Southern Mississippi ('96, '94)MastersAccountingFinancial Worker0
Gary PalmerH(R-AL)Chief Development Officer0
David PerdueS(R-GA)Georgia Tech & MastersScience\TechnicalSmall Business Owner2
Tom RiceH(R-SC)University of South Carolina ('82, '79, '77)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Cedric RichmondH(D-LA)Tulane ('98) & Morehouse ('95)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Martha RobyH(R-AL)Samford ('01) & New York University ('98)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Mike RogersH(R-AL)Birmingham Law ('91), Jacksonville State ('84, '81)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Mark SanfordH(R-SC)Virginia ('88) & Furman ('83)MastersBusinessSmall Business Owner17
Steve ScaliseH(R-LA)Louisiana State ('89)BachelorsComputer ScienceEngineer90
Austin ScottH(R-GA)University of Georgia ('93, '93)BachelorsBusinessInsurance Agent2
David ScottH(D-GA)Pennsylvania ('69) & Florida AM ('67)MastersBusinessRadio Host0
Tim ScottS(R-SC)Charleston Southern ('88)BachelorsPolitical ScienceSmall Business Owner1
Terri SewellH(D-AL)Harvard ('92), Oxford University ('88) & Princeton ('86)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Richard ShelbyS(R-AL)University of Alabama ('63, '57)DoctorateLawLawyer2
Bennie ThompsonH(D-MS)Jackson State ('72) & Tougaloo ('68)MastersEducationManager0
David VitterS(R-LA)Tulane ('88), Oxford University ('85) & Harvard ('83)DoctorateLawProfessor41
Lynn WestmorelandH(R-GA)Georgia State ('71)Did not FinishGeneral StudiesSmall Business Owner0
Roger WickerS(R-MS)Mississippi ('75, '73, '73)DoctorateLawLawyer2
Joe WilsonH(R-SC)University of South Carolina ('72) & Washington and Lee University ('69)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee3
Robert WoodallH(R-GA)University of Georgia ('97) & Furman ('92)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0