U.S. Congress

Congressmen from Blue States


61 Congress Members
Congress Member
College
Highest Degree
Subject
Previous Job\Career
Earl BlumenauerH(D-OR)Lewis & Clark ('76, '70)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Cory BookerS(D-NJ)Yale ('97), Oxford University ('94), Stanford ('92, '91)DoctorateHistoryLawyer29
Mike BostH(R-IL)Firefighters0
Ken CalvertH(R-CA)San Diego State ('75) & Chaffey College ('73)BachelorsEconomicsReal Estate Agent0
John CampbellH(R-CA)Southern California ('77) & UCLA ('76)MastersBusinessCEO0
Tom CarperS(D-DE)Delaware ('75) & Ohio State ('68)MastersBusinessNavy Captain1
John ConyersH(D-MI)Wayne State University ('58, '57)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee3
Chris CoonsS(D-DE)Yale ('92, '92) & Massachusetts Amherst ('85)DoctorateLawLawyer1
Elijah CummingsH(D-MD)Maryland Baltimore County ('76) & Howard ('73)DoctorateLawLawyer4
Danny DavisH(D-IL)Union Institute ('77), Chicago State ('68) & Arkansas at Pine Bluff ('61)DoctorateGovernmentManager0
Jeff DenhamH(R-CA)California Polytechnic State ('92) & Victor Valley ('89)BachelorsLiberal ArtsSmall Business Owner0
Charles DentH(R-PA)Lehigh ('93) & Penn State ('82)MastersGovernmentGovernment Employee0
Sam FarrH(D-CA)Willamette University ('63)BachelorsBiologyConsultant0
Chaka FattahH(D-PA)Pennsylvania ('86, '77, '77) & Community College of Philadelphia ('76)MastersGovernmentGovernment Employee0
Rodney FrelinghuysenH(R-NJ)Trinity ('70) & Hobart and William Smith ('69)BachelorsLiberal ArtsGovernment Employee0
Jim GerlachH(R-PA)Dickinson College ('80, '77)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Denny HeckH(D-WA)Evergreen State College ('73)BachelorsLiberal ArtsGovernment Employee0
Martin HeinrichS(D-NM)New Mexico ('02) & Missouri ('95)BachelorsEngineeringGovernment Employee1
James HimesH(D-CT)Oxford University ('90) & Harvard ('88)MastersPhilosophyManager0
Chris Van HollenH(D-MD)Georgetown ('90), Harvard ('85) & Swarthmore College ('82)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Rush HoltH(D-NJ)New York University ('81, '74) & Carleton ('70)DoctoratePhysicsProfessor3
Michael HondaH(D-CA)San Jose State ('74, '68, '68)MastersEducationTeacher0
Steny HoyerH(D-MD)Georgetown ('66) & Maryland ('63)DoctorateLawLawyer1
Bill HuizengaH(R-MI)Calvin ('92)BachelorsPolitical ScienceGovernment Employee0
Randy HultgrenH(R-IL)Illinois Institute of Technology ('93) & Bethel ('88)DoctorateLawSmall Business Owner0
Duncan HunterH(R-CA)San Diego State ('01)BachelorsBusinessManager0
Hakeem JeffriesH(D-NY)New York University ('97), Georgetown ('94) & State University of New York ('92)DoctorateLawLawyer0
Donald Payne, Jr.H(D-NJ)KeanDid not FinishLiberal ArtsGovernment Employee0
Derek KilmerH(D-WA)Princeton, Oxford University & DoctoratePublic PolicyManager0
Angus KingS(I-ME)Virginia ('69) & Dartmouth ('66)DoctorateLawLawyer1
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
Rick LarsenH(D-WA)Minnesota ('90) & Pacific Lutheran ('87)MastersPublic PolicyGovernment Employee0
Daniel LipinskiH(D-IL)Duke ('98), Stanford ('89) & Northwestern ('88)DoctoratePolitical ScienceProfessor0
Kevin McCarthyH(R-CA)California State Bakersfield ('94, '89)MastersBusinessSmall Business Owner85
Tom McClintockH(R-CA)UCLA ('78)BachelorsPolitical ScienceJournalist0
Jim McDermottH(D-WA)Illinois ('63) & Wheaton College ('58)DoctorateMedicineGovernment Employee0
Gregory MeeksH(D-NY)Howard ('78), Adelphi University ('75, '75)DoctorateLawJudge0
Jeff MerkleyS(D-OR)Princeton ('82) & Stanford ('79)MastersPublic PolicyGovernment Employee11
Gary MillerH(R-CA)Mount San AntonioDid not FinishLiberal ArtsEntrepreneur0
Steve PearceH(R-NM)Eastern New Mexico ('91) & New Mexico State ('70)MastersBusinessPilot0
Gary PetersS(D-MI)Michigan State ('07, '07), Wayne State University ('89), Detroit Mercy ('85) & Alma ('80)DoctorateLawProfessor1
Scott PetersH(D-CA)Duke & New York UniversityDoctorateLawLawyer0
Joseph PittsH(R-PA)West Chester University ('72), Asbury University ('61, '61)MastersBiologySmall Business Owner0
David ReichertH(R-WA)Concordia ('70)AssociatesSocial ServicesPolice Officer0
Mike RogersH(R-MI)Adrian ('85, '85)BachelorsSociologyFederal Law Enforcement9
Peter RoskamH(R-IL)Illinois Institute of Technology ('89) & Illinois ('83)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Raul RuizH(D-CA)UCLA, Harvard, & DoctorateMedicineDoctor0
Dutch RuppersbergerH(D-MD)University of Baltimore ('70) & Maryland ('67)DoctorateLawGovernment Employee0
Bobby RushH(D-IL)McCormick Theological ('98), Illinois at Chicago ('94) & Roosevelt ('73)MastersReligionMinister0
Kurt SchraderH(D-OR)Illinois ('77) & Cornell ('73)DoctorateVeterinarySmall Business Owner0
John ShimkusH(R-IL)Southern Illinois Edwardsville ('97), United States Military Academy ('80) & ConcordiaMastersBusinessTeacher3
Bill ShusterH(R-PA)American ('87), Dickinson College & MastersBusinessFarmers0
Adam SmithH(D-WA)Washington ('90) & Fordham ('87)DoctorateLawJudge0
Mark TakaiH(D-HI)Hawaii ('93, '90)MastersPublic PolicySmall Business Owner0
Mark TakanoH(D-CA)Harvard ('83)BachelorsGovernmentTeacher0
Glenn ThompsonH(R-PA)Temple ('98) & Penn State ('81)MastersEducationProfessor0
Fred UptonH(R-MI)Michigan ('75)BachelorsJournalismGovernment Employee0
Tim WalbergH(R-MI)Wheaton College ('78), Taylor University ('75), Moody Bible Institute ('73) & Western Illinois ('70)MastersCommunicationsMinister0
Greg WaldenH(R-OR)Oregon ('81)BachelorsJournalismGovernment Employee3
Sheldon WhitehouseS(D-RI)Virginia ('82) & Yale ('78)DoctorateLawUnited States Attorney3