John (John) Moolenaar (R-02)

US Representative John Moolenaar

John (John) Moolenaar (R-02)
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Capitol: 202.225.3561
FAX: 202.225.9679
District: 989.802.6040
Room 246 CHOB- Cannon House Office Building 25 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-2202
8980 North Rodgers Court
Caledonia, MI 49316
Residence:Midland, MI

Committee Assignments

Co-ChairCongressional Caucus on Education Innovation and Opportunity (School Choice)
Co-ChairCongressional Chemistry Caucus
ChairmanHouse Select Committee on the Strategic Competition Between the United States and the Chinese Communist Party
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Task Force to Combat Identity Theft and Fraud
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government
FC MemberInterstate 69 Congressional Caucus (I-69)
FC MemberDutch Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
FC MemberGreat Lakes Task Force (Joint)
FC MemberNorthern Border Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the Kingdom of the Netherlands
FC MemberCongressional Dietary Supplement Caucus (CDSC)
FC MemberCongressional TRIO Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Manufactured Housing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Direct Selling Caucus
FC MemberNorthern Border Security Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Bipartisan Rural Health Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Appropriations
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Armenian Issues
FC MemberCongressional Fertilizer Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Propane Caucus
FC MemberU.S.-Japan Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus
FC MemberHouse Manufacturing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Working Forests Caucus
FC MemberInternational Conservation Caucus (ICC)
FC MemberCongressional Prayer Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Wine Caucus
FC MemberHouse Small Brewers Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Boating Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Rural Broadband Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coalition on Adoption
FC MemberRepublican Main Street Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Army Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
FC MemberRepublican Study Committee (RSC)


Congressman John Moolenaar represents the hardworking residents of Michigan's Second Congressional District. As Michigan's senior member of the House Committee on Appropriations, Moolenaar is dedicated to holding the federal government accountable to taxpayers. He strongly believes in fiscal responsibility and has been fighting to make the economy work for Michigan families and seniors. As a member of the committee, he serves on the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies and the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies. During his time in Congress, Congressman Moolenaar has focused on improving the lives of the Michiganders. He has introduced legislation to hold the VA accountable to our veterans; to help rural residents get better internet; and to improve the quality-of-care seniors are receiving. Along with Senator Tim Scott (R-SC), Congressman Moolenaar serves as the Co-Chair for the School Choice Caucus, and as a parent, Moolenaar is proud to stand in support of parental rights and school choice in Michigan and across America. Moolenaar brings years of leadership experience in the private and public sectors to Congress. He began his career as a chemist, after graduating from Hope College with a bachelor's degree in chemistry. Moolenaar then worked in business development, and as a school administrator. Moolenaar has a master's degree in public administration from Harvard University. From 2003-2008, he served in the Michigan House of Representatives, and in the Michigan State Senate from 2011-2015. Congressman Moolenaar and his wife, Amy, raised their family in Michigan and are blessed with six children and two grandchildren.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2014    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Amy   DOB: 5/8/1961
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