Ben Sasse

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Ben Sasse
Ben Sasse official portrait (cropped).jpg
United States Senator
from Nebraska
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Serving with Deb Fischer
Preceded byMike Johanns
Personal details
Born (1972-02-22) February 22, 1972 (age 48)
Plainview, Nebraska
Political partyRepublican
Alma materHarvard University
St. John's College, Maryland
Yale University
WebsiteSenate website

Ben Sasse (born February 22, 1972) is the junior United States Senator from Nebraska. He is a member of the U.S. Republican Party and has been in Senate since January 3, 2015.[1]

Sasse was born on February 22, 1972 in Plainview, Nebraska. He studied at Harvard University, St. John's College, Maryland and at Yale University.

On February 13, 2021 Sasse voted that no longer Republican President Donald Trump was guilty of starting the 2021 storming of the United States Capitol. He and six other Republican senators also voted that Trump was guilty. This was after the House of Representatives Second impeachment of Donald Trump.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sasse, Benjamin Eric". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 17, 2015.
  2. "7 Republicans found Trump 'guilty' of inciting Capitol riot. They explain their vote". Retrieved 14 February 2021.

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