Mike (Mike) Crapo (R)
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Capitol: 202.224.6142
FAX: 202.228.1375
District: 208.664.5490
Room 239 DSOB- Dirksen Senate Office Building 100 Constitution Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20510-1205

Residence: Idaho Falls, ID
Elected: 1998    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Susan Diane Hasleton   DOB: 5/20/1951
Committee Assignments
RM MemberSenate Committee on Finance
Co-ChairSenate Sweetener Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Heart and Stroke Coalition
Co-ChairSenate Nuclear Waste Cleanup Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Caucus (COPD)
Co-ChairSenate Impact Aid Coalition
FC MemberCongressional WTO Caucus for Farmers and Ranchers
FC MemberLewis and Clark Bicentennial Caucus
FC MemberSenate Biotechnology Caucus
FC MemberSenate Medical Technology Caucus
FC MemberSenate Native American Caucus
FC MemberSenate Produce Caucus
FC MemberWestern Water Caucus
FC MemberSenate National Laboratory Caucus
FC MemberSenate 4-H Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Philanthropy Caucus
FC MemberSenate Diabetes Caucus
FC MemberSenate Caucus on Missing, Exploited and Runaway Children
MemberSenate Subcommittee on National Security and International Trade and Finance
MemberSenate Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment
MemberSenate Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
MemberSenate Committee on Budget
MemberJoint Committee on Taxation
MemberSenate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
FC MemberPotato Caucus
FC MemberSenate Working Forests Caucus
FC MemberSenate Outdoor Recreation Caucus
FC MemberSenate Bipartisan Task for Combating Antisemitism
FC MemberZero Capital Gains Tax Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus
FC MemberBicameral Congressional Caucus on Parkinson's Disease
FC MemberCongressional Farmer Cooperative Caucus
FC MemberSenate General Aviation Caucus
FC MemberSenate Rural Health Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Boating Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Assisting Caregivers Today (ACT) Caucus
FC MemberSenate National Guard Caucus
FC MemberSenate Western Caucus
Co-ChairRenewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
FC MemberAir Force Caucus (Senate)
FC MemberCongressional Recycling Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Internet Caucus
FC MemberCongressional TRIO Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Caucus
FC MemberUSO Caucus
FC MemberInternational Conservation Caucus (ICC)
FC MemberCongressional Fire Services Caucus


As a lifelong Idahoan, Mike Crapo has learned that a willingness to listen makes for a more effective leader and lawmaker.

Mike's commonsense approach and collaborative, creative problem-solving have enabled him to achieve lasting solutions to issues of importance to Idahoans and the nation. Mike ranks 13th in overall Senate seniority in the 117th Congress.

Mike's sensible approach has earned him the respect of his colleagues, and he has been selected to serve in various leadership roles. Mike continues to serve as Chief Deputy Whip among Senate Republicans for the 117th Congress. During Mike's tenure in the House, he served on House Leadership as New Member Leader, Strategic Planning Leader and Deputy Whip for the Western Region.

Before being elected to the United States Senate in 1998, Mike served three terms as the 2nd District Representative for Idaho in the U.S. House of Representatives. Previously, he served in the Idaho State Senate from 1984 to 1992, and spent his final four years in the Idaho Legislature as Senate President Pro Tempore.

Prior to his service in Congress, Mike was a partner in the law firm of Holden, Kidwell, Hahn & Crapo. He is a member of the Idaho and California Bar Associations and the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court. He received his Juris Doctorate cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1977, and he graduated summa cum laude from Brigham Young University in 1973 with a B.A. in political science. Following graduation from law school, he served a one-year clerkship with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.