Pete (Pete) Stauber (R-USH08)
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Capitol: 202.225.6211
FAX: 202.225.0699
District: 218.355.0862
Room 145 CHOB- Cannon House Office Building 25 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-2308

Residence: Hermantown, MN
Elected: 2018    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Jodi   DOB: 5/10/1966
Committee Assignments
ChairmanHouse Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
Co-ChairConstruction Procurement Caucus (CPC)
MemberHouse Committee on Small Business
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Rural Development, Energy, and Supply Chains
FC MemberCongressional Hockey Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Federal Lands
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Aviation
FC MemberCongressional Bureau of Prisons Reform Caucus (BOP)
FC MemberGreat Lakes Task Force (Joint)
MemberHouse Committee on Natural Resources
FC MemberCongressional Broadcasters Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
FC MemberCongressional Zoo and Aquarium Caucus
FC MemberNorthern Border Security Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Independent Colleges Caucus
FC MemberPaper and Packaging Caucus
FC MemberRepublican Governance Group (Tuesday Group)
FC MemberCongressional Fire Services Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Boating Caucus
FC MemberInternational Conservation Caucus (ICC)
FC MemberNational Guard and Reserve Components Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coalition on Adoption
FC MemberRepublican Main Street Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
FC MemberRepublican Study Committee (RSC)
Counties Representing
Aitkin / Beltrami / Carlton / Cass / Chisago / Cook / Crow Wing / Hubbard / Isanti / Itasca / Kanabec / Koochiching / Lake / Mille Lacs / Morrison / Pine / St. Louis / Wadena


Congressman Pete Stauber is a Duluth native, currently serving his third term in Congress as the Representative from Minnesota's Eighth Congressional District. Congressman Stauber believes that Northeastern Minnesota deserves strong, principled leadership in Washington, D.C. and is focused on unleashing the economic engine in the region.

Congressman Stauber currently serves on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Small Business Committee, and Natural Resources Committee. On the Natural Resources Committee, Congressman Stauber serves as the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources, where he remains committed to maintaining American energy independence and ending reliance on foreign minerals.

Congressman Stauber has a remarkable record of public service. Prior to his time in Congress, Stauber worked as a St. Louis County Commissioner, City Councilor in Hermantown, and Duluth police officer for over two decades.

During his tenure as a police officer, Stauber was the victim of two violent gun crimes. In 1995, he was shot in the head while off-duty by a criminal with multiple past offenses. A few years later, a suspect pulled the trigger at point blank range, and by the grace of God, the gun malfunctioned. His experience as a police officer solidified his view that more must be done to support law enforcement and create safer communities.

Congressman Stauber graduated from Denfeld High School and received a scholarship to play hockey at Lake Superior State University. During his sophomore year, Stauber became team captain and led the Lakers to a Division 1 National Championship. Following college graduation, he went on to play hockey with the Detroit Red Wings Organization.

Congressman Stauber lives in Hermantown with his wife Jodi, an Iraq War veteran and the first female Command Chief of the 148th Fighter Wing. Together, they are the proud parents of six children- Levi, Luke, Isaac, Addilynn, Theo and Genevieve.