Blaine (Blaine) Luetkemeyer (R-USH03)
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Capitol: 202.225.2956
FAX: 202.225.5712
District: 636.239.2276
District FAX: 573.635.8347
Room 2230 RHOB- Rayburn House Office Building 50 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20515-2503

Residence: St. Elizabeth, MO
Elected: 2008    Next Election: 2018
Spouse: Jackie   DOB: 5/7/1952
Committee Assignments
ChairmanHouse Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
Vice ChairHouse Committee on Small Business
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Health and Technology
Co-ChairMississippi River Valley and Tributaries Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Resilient Construction Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the Netherlands
FC MemberCongressional Mental Health Caucus
FC MemberEndangered Species Act Congressional Working Group
FC MemberCongressional Rice Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Long Range Strike
FC MemberCongressional Mississippi River Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Transparency Caucus
FC MemberNational Archives Caucus
FC MemberMissouri River Flood Working Group
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the Mississippi River
FC MemberDutch Congressional Caucus
FC MemberHouse Rural Education Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance
FC MemberCongressional NASA Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Financial Services
FC MemberArthritis Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Wire and Wire Products Caucus
FC MemberHouse Republican New Media Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Small Business Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Lupus Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Soils Caucus
FC MemberHouse Beef Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Library of Congress Caucus
FC MemberTea (Taxed Enough Already) Party Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Nursing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Foster Youth
FC MemberCommunity College Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Farmer Cooperative Caucus
FC MemberCongressional United Kingdom (UK) Caucus
FC MemberCoalition for Autism Research and Education (CARE)
FC MemberRural Health Care Coalition
FC MemberCongressional Wine Caucus
FC MemberGerman-American Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Immigration Reform Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Multiple Sclerosis Caucus
FC MemberMilitary Veterans Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Balanced Budget Amendment Caucus
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coal Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Dairy Farmers Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Childhood Cancer Caucus
FC MemberUSO Congressional Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coalition on Adoption
FC MemberCongressional Taiwan Caucus
FC MemberHouse Small Brewers Caucus
FC MemberNational Guard and Reserve Components Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Diabetes Caucus
FC MemberHouse General Aviation Caucus
FC MemberRepublican Study Committee (RSC)
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Counties Representing
Callaway / Camden / Cole / Franklin / Gasconade / Jefferson / Lincoln / Maries / Miller / Montgomery / Osage / St. Charles / Warren


As the Congressman from the 3rd Congressional District of Missouri, Blaine is committed to representing the interests of the hard-working people by being a strong voice for them in Washington, D.C. Blaine, 64, represents the 13 counties that make up the 3rd Congressional District of Missouri. Blaine, a native of St. Elizabeth, Mo., has lived in the district with his family for four generations and he operates a 160-acre farm there. Along with his strong agriculture background, he was also a small businessman, having been in the banking and insurance business. Blaine has also served as a bank regulator for the state of Missouri earlier in his career.

From 1999 to 2005, Blaine was a Missouri State Representative and served as Chairman of the Financial Services Committee and was elected by his colleagues to serve as the House Republican Caucus Chairman. After leaving office, Blaine was appointed by Gov. Matt Blunt to serve as the Director of the Missouri Division of Tourism. Blaine was first elected to Congress in November 2008, and was re-elected in 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2016. In the 115th Congress, Blaine serves as a member of the House Financial Services Committee and the Subcommittee Chairman of Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit. In addition, Blaine serves as vice chairman of the House Small Business Committee. In the 113th Congress, Blaine was ranked Missouri's most effective lawmaker. The Legislative Effectiveness Project, run by professors at the University of Virginia and Vanderbilt University, measures how successful a given representative is at getting things done. The average score for any given member in the 113th Congress was 1.0. Blaine received a 2.344. In addition, Blaine was ranked 45th out of the 240 Republicans in the House of Representatives. Blaine is a member of the Knights of Columbus, Eldon Chamber of Commerce, Missouri Farm Bureau, National Rifle Association and a lifelong member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Blaine is a graduate of Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Mo., where he earned a degree with distinction in political science and a minor in business administration. Blaine and his wife, Jackie, have three children and four grandchildren.

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