Ron Johnson

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Ron Johnson
Ron Johnson, official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg
United States Senator
from Wisconsin
Assumed office
January 3, 2011
Serving with Tammy Baldwin
Preceded byRuss Feingold
Personal details
Born
Ronald Harold Johnson

(1955-04-08) April 8, 1955 (age 64)
Mankato, Minnesota
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Jane Johnson
ResidenceOshkosh, Wisconsin, U.S.
Alma materUniversity of Minnesota (B.A.)
OccupationBusinessman, Politician
Websiteronjohnson.senate.gov

Ronald Harold "Ron" Johnson (born April 8, 1955) is the senior United States Senator for Wisconsin and a member of the Republican Party. He is associated with the Tea party movement. Prior to his election to the Senate, he was chief executive officer of PACUR, LLC, a polyester and plastics manufacturer.[1]

In October 2016, Johnson announced that he would not run for re-election in 2022.[2]

Johnson was born on April 8, 1955 in Mankato, Minnesota. He is of a Norwegian-German. He studied at the University of Minnesota. Johnson is married to Jane Johnson. They have three children.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The Polyester and Lenticular Plastic Specialists". PACUR. Retrieved October 19, 2010.
  2. Carney, Jordain (October 10, 2016). "Ron Johnson pledges to retire after serving one more Senate term". The Hill. Retrieved November 10, 2016.

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