Tom Udall

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Tom Udall
Tom Udall official Senate portrait.jpg
United States Senator
from New Mexico
Assumed office
January 3, 2009
Serving with Martin Heinrich
Preceded by Pete Domenici
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Mexico's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2009
Preceded by Bill Redmond
Succeeded by Ben R. Luján
28th New Mexico Attorney General
In office
Preceded by Harold Stratton
Succeeded by Patricia Madrid
Personal details
Born Thomas Stewart Udall
(1948-05-18) May 18, 1948 (age 69)
Tucson, Arizona
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Jill Cooper
Children Amanda Cooper
Residence Santa Fe, New Mexico
Alma mater Prescott College (B.A.)
Cambridge University (LL.B.)
University of New Mexico School of Law (J.D.)
Profession Attorney
Religion The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon)
Website Senate website

Thomas Stewart "Tom" Udall (born May 18, 1948) is an American politician. He is the senior United States Senator from New Mexico and a member of the Democratic Party.[1] First elected to the Senate in 2008, he represented New Mexico's 3rd congressional district as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1999 to 2009. He was the Attorney General of New Mexico from 1991 to 1999.

References[change | change source]