Tim Huelskamp

Timothy Alan Huelskamp is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for from 2011 to 2017. Huelskamp, a member of the Republican Party, was rated the least bipartisan member of the House during the 114th Congress by The Lugar Center - McCourt school Bipartisan Index. Prior to entering Congress, he represented the 38th district of the Kansas Senate from 1997 until 2011. Known for his strong social conservatism, Huelskamp was the chairman of the House Tea Party Caucus from February 2015 until the end of his term on January 3, 2017. He was succeeded by Roger Marshall, who defeated him in the 2016 Republican primary. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Tim Huelskamp has 174 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2011 House Proceeding as a Republican Representative for Kansas's 1st district. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 35 videos. Most appearances with Mike Kelly (6), Bill Johnson (6), Jim Jordan (6). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Conservatives, Republican Party.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2018 - Present President and CEO, Heartland Institute

Videos: 3


U.S. Representative, R-KS 1st January 5, 2011 - January 5, 2017 Videos: 171 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. January 1, 2006 - c. June 1, 2006 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • High School Leadership Summit

    High School Leadership Summit

    Lawmakers and other public officials, including House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos…

  • Interview with Tim Huelskamp

    Interview with Tim Huelskamp

    Former U.S. Representative Tim Huelskamp, CEO of the Heartland Institute, talked about the institute’s book, The Patriot’s…

  • Tim Huelskamp on Economic and Energy Policy

    Tim Huelskamp on Economic and Energy Policy

    Tim Huelskamp talked about tax reform, climate and energy policy, and drug availability. He spoke via video link from the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved short-term federal government funding through April 28, 2017. Members also passed a water projects…

  • Morning Hour

    Morning Hour

    The House met for Morning Hour, with members permitted to speak on any topic.

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House passed legislation that would make it easier to demote or fire employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs for…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Former Ideology Rankings
Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov


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