Who is Jim Jordan?

James Daniel Jordan is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district since 2007. He is a member of the Republican Party. He has been the ranking member of the House Oversight Committee since 2019. He is the founding member of the Freedom caucus, the farthest-right grouping within the House Republican Conference.

What is Jim Jordan Famous for?

Jim Jordan is famous for a politician. He was elected to the Ohio General Assembly in 1994. He served three terms as state representative of the 85th Ohio house district. He created the Income Tax Reduction Fund which required Ohio state revenue surpluses be used to lower the income tax burden on Ohio citizens. He won the Republican primary for the 4th district in 2006. He defeated Democrat Rick Siferd in the general election with 60 percent of the votes. He was reelected in 2008, defeating Democrat Mike Carroll with 65 percent of the votes. Jordan chaired the Republican Study Committee during the 112th Congress while turning down a position on the Appropriations Committee. He received a vote for speaker of the 113th Congress from fellow conservative, Tea Party Caucus chairman Tim Huelskamp of Kansas. He received two votes for speaker during the 114th Congress. He announced his bid for house speaker following the resignation of Paul Ryan but lost to Kevin McCarthy.

Where did Jim Jordan Grow Up?

Jim Jordan was born on February 17, 1964, in Urbana, Ohio. He holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His birth sign is Aquarius. He was born to a father named John Jordan and a mother named Shirley Jordan. He has a brother named Jeff Jordan. He attended Graham High School. He obtained a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1986. He is a two-time NCAA Division I wrestling champion, he won the 1985 NCAA championship match over future two-time Olympic gold medalist and four-time champion John Smith. He worked as an assistant wrestling coach at Ohio State University from 1986 to 1994. He earned a master's degree in education from Ohio State University in Columbus and obtained his J.D. degree from Capital University Law School in 2001.

What is Jim Jordan Body Features?

Jim Jordan is 55 years old. He maintained his body a lot. He has got a body with perfect height and balanced weight matching his body. There is no information about his body measurements.

Is Jim Jordan Married?

Jim Jordan is a married man. He married his wife, Polly. They have four children. The couple is living a happy life without any disturbances. They live near Urbana in Central Champaign County.

How much is Jim Jordan's Net Worth?

Jim Jordan estimated net worth of $200,000 and his salary is unknown. He earns a good amount of money from his profession.

How many Awards and Achievements have Jim Jordan won?

Jim Jordan won the Republican primary for the 4th district in 2006 after 26-year incumbent Mike Oxley announced his retirement. He received a vote for speaker of the 113th Congress from fellow conservative, Tea Party Caucus chairman Tim Huelskamp of Kansas. He received two votes for speaker during the 114th Congress.