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

Residence: St. Elizabeth, MO
Elected: 2008    Next Election: 2020
Spouse: Jackie   DOB: 5/7/1952
Committee Assignments
Co-ChairCongressional Resilient Construction Caucus
RM MemberHouse Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions
MemberHouse Task Force on Financial Technology
Co-ChairMississippi River Valley and Tributaries Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the Kingdom of the Netherlands
FC MemberCongressional Lupus Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Mental Health Caucus
MemberHouse Select Investigative Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis
FC MemberCongressional Transparency Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Rice Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development and Insurance
FC MemberMissouri River Flood Working Group
FC MemberEndangered Species Act Caucus
FC MemberDutch Congressional Caucus
FC MemberNational Archives Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Financial Services
FC MemberCongressional Nursing Caucus
FC MemberHouse Rural Education Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Long Range Strike
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the Mississippi River
FC MemberCongressional NASA Caucus
FC MemberHouse Republican New Media Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Small Business Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Primary Care Caucus
FC MemberArthritis Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Wire and Wire Products Caucus
FC MemberCommunity College Caucus
FC MemberHouse Beef Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Immigration Reform Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Library of Congress Caucus
FC MemberTea (Taxed Enough Already) Party Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Childhood Cancer Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Balanced Budget Amendment Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Wine Caucus
FC MemberCongressional United Kingdom (UK) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Foster Youth
FC MemberGerman-American Caucus
FC MemberRural Health Care Coalition
FC MemberCoalition for Autism Research and Education (CARE)
FC MemberMilitary Veterans Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Soils Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Dairy Farmers Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Farmer Cooperative Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coal Caucus
FC MemberHouse Small Brewers Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coalition on Adoption
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Taiwan Caucus
FC MemberUSO Congressional Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Diabetes Caucus
FC MemberNational Guard and Reserve Components Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Rural Broadband Caucus
FC MemberHouse General Aviation Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
FC MemberRepublican Study Committee (RSC)
Counties Representing
Callaway / Camden / Cole / Franklin / Gasconade / Jefferson / Lincoln / Maries / Miller / Montgomery / Osage / St. Charles / Warren

Bio

As the Representative of the 3rd Congressional District of Missouri, Blaine is committed to representing the interests of hard-working people by being a strong voice for them in Congress.

Representing the 13 counties that make up the 3rd Congressional District of Missouri, Blaine is a native of St. Elizabeth, MO where his family has lived for four generations.

Along with his strong agriculture background, Blaine is a small businessman, having been in the banking and insurance industry for over 30 years. He also served as a bank regulator for the state of Missouri earlier in his career.

From 1999 to 2005, Blaine was elected to the Missouri State House of Representatives. During his time in the Legislature, he served as Chairman of the Financial Services Committee and was elected by his colleagues to be the House Republican Caucus Chairman. After leaving office, he was appointed by Gov. Matt Blunt to serve as the Director of the Missouri Division of Tourism.

Blaine has represented the 3rd Congressional District of Missouri in the United States House of Representatives since 2009. This Congress, he serves on the House Financial Services Committee and as Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions. In the 115th Congress, Blaine served on the House Financial Services Committee as Chairman of Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee and 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 members of Congress was 1.0. Blaine received a 2.344.

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. He 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 six grandchildren.