U.S. Congress

Congressmen from Deep South


35 Congress Members
Congress Member
College
Highest Degree
Subject
Previous Job\Career
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
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
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
John LewisH(D-GA)Fisk ('63, '63) & American Baptist College ('61)BachelorsReligionAuthor14
Barry LoudermilkH(R-GA)Wayland Baptist UniversityBachelorsScience\TechnicalProfessor0
Alan NunneleeH(R-MS)Mississippi State ('80)BachelorsLiberal ArtsManager0
Gary PalmerH(R-AL)Chief Development Officer0
David PerdueS(R-GA)Georgia Tech & MastersScience\TechnicalSmall Business Owner8
Tom RiceH(R-SC)University of South Carolina ('82, '79, '77)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Cedric RichmondH(D-LA)Tulane ('98) & Morehouse ('95)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Mike RogersH(R-AL)Birmingham Law ('91), Jacksonville State ('84, '81)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Mark SanfordH(R-SC)Virginia ('88) & Furman ('83)MastersBusinessSmall Business Owner17
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
Richard ShelbyS(R-AL)University of Alabama ('63, '57)DoctorateLawLawyer2
Bennie ThompsonH(D-MS)Jackson State ('72) & Tougaloo ('68)MastersEducationManager0
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