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  Whitfield, Edward
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AffiliationRepublican  
<-  2011-01-01  
 
NameEdward Whitfield
Address108 Alumni Ave
Hopkinsville, Kentucky , United States
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Born May 25, 1943 (77 years)
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifedRBH
Apr 30, 2016 01:35am
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InfoEd Whitfield is serving his fifth term as U.S. Representative for Kentucky's First Congressional District, which stretches from the Mississippi River across more than 34 counties bounded by the Ohio River on the north, the Tennessee border to the south, and the Appalachian foothills on its eastern edge.

Congressman Whitfield serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. His subcommittee assignments are: Health, which has jurisdiction over health care reform, Medicare and Food & Drug Administration's attempts to regulate tobacco; Energy and Air Quality, where a national energy policy is being crafted; Oversight and Investigations, where he serves as Vice-Chairman, and most recently, Commerce Trade and Consumer Protection.



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Dec 17, 2007 08:00am Blog Entry U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (R) Making Major Announcement Regarding His Political Future Today?  Article ArmyDem 

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RACES
  11/04/2014 KY District 1 Won 73.12% (+46.25%)
  11/06/2012 KY District 1 Won 69.64% (+39.27%)
  11/02/2010 KY District 1 Won 71.25% (+42.49%)
  11/04/2008 KY District 1 Won 64.35% (+28.70%)
  11/07/2006 KY District 1 Won 59.58% (+19.16%)
  11/02/2004 KY District 1 Won 67.37% (+34.74%)
  11/05/2002 KY DIstrict 1 Won 65.25% (+30.51%)
  11/07/2000 KY District 1 Won 57.97% (+15.93%)
  11/03/1998 KY District 1 Won 55.18% (+10.37%)
  11/05/1996 KY District 1 Won 53.55% (+7.10%)
  11/08/1994 KY District 1 Won 50.97% (+1.93%)
  05/24/1994 KY District 1 - R Primary Won 52.53% (+5.05%)
  11/06/1973 KY State House 008 Won 81.26% (+62.51%)
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  05/17/2016 KY District 01 - R Primary Lost 0.00% (-60.59%)
ENDORSEMENTS
KY District 01 - R Primary - May 17, 2016 R Michael Pape
KY Governor - R Primary - May 19, 2015 R James R. Comer
KY US President - R Primary - May 22, 2012 R Mitt Romney
KY US President - R Primary - May 20, 2008 R Mitt Romney
US House Majority Leader - Feb 02, 2006 R John A. Boehner
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C00289983 WHITFIELD FOR CONGRESS COMMITTEE $ 5226.41