Mike (Mike) Crapo (R)

US Senator Mike Crapo

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
275 South Fifth Avenue
Pocatello, ID 83201-6420
Residence:Idaho Falls, ID

Committee Assignments

RM MemberSenate Committee on Finance
MemberJoint Committee on Taxation
FC MemberSenate Caucus on Missing, Exploited and Runaway Children
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 Philanthropy Caucus
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
Co-ChairCommunity Development Finance Caucus
FC MemberCongressional WTO Caucus for Farmers and Ranchers
FC MemberSenate 4-H Caucus
FC MemberSenate National Laboratory Caucus
Ex-OfficioSenate Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth
MemberSenate Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection
FC MemberSenate Diabetes Caucus
FC MemberZero Capital Gains Tax Caucus
MemberSenate Committee on Budget
MemberSenate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
MemberSenate Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment
MemberSenate Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
FC MemberSenate Working Forests Caucus
FC MemberSenate Outdoor Recreation Caucus
FC MemberPotato Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Farmer Cooperative Caucus
FC MemberSenate General Aviation Caucus
FC MemberBicameral Congressional Caucus on Parkinson's Disease
Ex-OfficioSenate Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy
FC MemberSenate Rural Health Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Assisting Caregivers Today (ACT) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Boating Caucus
Ex-OfficioSenate Subcommittee on Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
FC MemberSenate National Guard Caucus
Ex-OfficioSenate Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight
FC MemberSenate Western Caucus
Ex-OfficioSenate Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness
Ex-OfficioSenate Subcommittee on Health Care
FC MemberSenate Bipartisan Task for Combating Anti-Semitism
FC MemberAir Force Caucus (Senate)
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Recycling Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Internet Caucus
FC MemberUSO Caucus
FC MemberInternational Conservation Caucus (ICC)
Co-ChairRenewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional TRIO Caucus
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.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 1998    Next Election: 2028
Spouse: Susan Diane Hasleton   DOB: 5/20/1951