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Kenny C. Hulshof (b. May 22, 1958) is a politician from the state of Missouri, currently representing the state's 9th Congressional district (see map])in the U.S. House of Representatives. Hulshof was born in Sikeston, Missouri and attended the University of Missouri. Hulshof earned his J.D. from the University of Mississippi Law School. Prior to serving in Congress, Hulshof worked in the public defender's office and as a special prosecutor for the Missouri attorney general's office. May 22 is the 142nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (143rd in leap years). ... 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A politician is an individual involved in politics to the extent of holding or running for public office. ... A state of the United States (a U.S. state) is any one of the fifty states (four of which officially favor the term commonwealth) which, along with the District of Columbia, form the United States of America. ... Official language(s) none, English most common Capital Largest city Jefferson City Kansas City Area  - Total   - Width   - Length    - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 21st 69,709 sq mi  180,693 km² 240 miles  385 km 300 miles  480 km 1. ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... Sikeston (pronounced sÄ«ks´ten), which was founded by John Sikes (1816-1867) in 1860, is a city located in Scott County, Missouri and New Madrid County, Missouri. ... The University of Missouri System is the designated public research and land-grant university system of the state of Missouri. ...


Hulshof sought the Republican nomination for Boone County Prosecuting Attorney in 1990, but was defeated in the primary by the current prosecuting attorney, Kevin Crane. In 1994 the Ninth District Republican Committee selected Hulshof to replace MU political science professor Rick Hardy as the GOP's candidate for Congress (Hardy withdrew shortly after winning the primary due to exhaustion). Despite a late start in the race, Hulshof captured 45% of the vote and nearly beat the incumbent, Democrat Harold Volkmer. Harold Lee Volkmer (born April 4, 1931 in Jefferson City, Missouri) is an American politican from Missouri. ...


Hulshof immediately began preparing to challenge Volkmer again in 1996. Volkmer attacked Hulshof as being a puppet of Newt Gingrich and Hulshof said that Volkmer voted twenty times to raise taxes in twenty years. Hulshof won the election by a 49%-47% margin, and has been easily re-elected in every election since. Hulshof made known his desire to run for Governor of Missouri in 2004, but in the end withdrew in favor of then-Secretary of State Matt Blunt, who won. Newt Gingrich Newton Leroy Gingrich, (born June 17, 1943) is an American politician who is best known as the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. ... The Governors of Missouri since its statehood in 1820 are: Alexander McNair 1821-24 Frederick Bates 1824-25 Abraham J. Williams 1825-26 John Miller 1826-32 Daniel Dunklin 1832-36 Lilburn W. Boggs 1836-40 Thomas Reynolds 1840-44 Meredith Miles Marmaduke 1844 John C. Edwards 1844-48 Austin... Matthew Roy Blunt (born November 20, 1970) was elected Governor of Missouri on November 2, 2004. ...


Representative Hulshof is Roman Catholic, and is active in the St. Thomas More Newman Center on the campus of his alma mater, the University of Missouri-Columbia. The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ...


In 2005, Hulshof joined the all-Congressional band the Second Amendments, to play for U.S. troops stationed overseas during the period between Christmas and New Year's Eve. Hulshof will play the drums. The Second Amendments is a bipartisan rock and country band, with all members of Congress, features Reps. ... Christmas is a Christian holiday held on December 25 which celebrates the birth of Jesus. ... New Years Eve is a celebration held the day before New Years Day, on December 31, the final day of the Gregorian year. ...


External links

  • Hulshof's Official website
  • biographic sketch at U.S. Congress website
Missouri Congressional Delegation currently serving in the United States Congress
Senators : Christopher Bond (R), James Talent (R)
Representative(s) : William Lacy Clay, Jr. (D), W. Todd Akin (R), Russ Carnahan (D), Ike Skelton (D), Emanuel Cleaver (D), Sam Graves (R), Roy Blunt (R), Jo Ann Emerson (R), Kenny Hulshof (R)

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  Results from FactBites:
 
Kenny Hulshof - Congresspedia (611 words)
Hulshof was born May 22, 1958 in Sikeston, Missouri and graduated from the University of Missouri.
Hulshof worked in the public defenders office and as a special prosecutor for the Missouri attorney general's office before running for Congress.
Hulshof was first elected to the U.S. House in 1996 after an unsuccessful attempt in 1994.
Kenny Hulshof - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (401 words)
Hulshof was born in Sikeston, Missouri and attended the University of Missouri.
Hulshof sought the Republican nomination for Boone County Prosecuting Attorney in 1990, but was defeated in the primary by the current prosecuting attorney, Kevin Crane.
Hulshof made known his desire to run for Governor of Missouri in 2004, but in the end withdrew in favor of then-Secretary of State Matt Blunt, who won.
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