Representative James 'Jim' Himes's Biography


Full Name: James 'Jim' Himes
Current Office: U.S. House - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 2 Children: Emma, Linley
Birth Date: 07/05/1966
Birth Place: Lima, Peru
Home City: Greenwich, CT
Religion: Christian (Presbyterian)
  • Awards:

    Rhodes Scholarship

  • Favorite Book:

    Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner
    The Moviegoer by Walker Percy
    Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
    Winter's Tale by Mark Helprin
    Refiner's Fire by Mark Helprin

  • Favorite Movie:

    Apocalypse Now
    A Fish Called Wanda
    A River Runs Through It

  • Favorite Musician:

    Muddy Waters
    John Lee Hooker
    Buddy Guy
    Peter Green
    Ben Harper
    Bruce Springsteen
    Rolling Stones
    Pink Floyd

  • Favorite TV Shows:

    West Wing
    Daily Show
    Boston Legal

  • Hobbies or Special Talents:

    Running, hanging out with my wife and daughters, clamming, working outdoors, rowing, meeting people throughout the 4th Congressional District


Contact Information

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197 Valley Road
Cos Cob, CT 06807

857 Post Road #312
Fairfield, CT 06824

Washington, D.C.
119 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-5541
Fax: 202-225-9629

211 State Street
2nd Floor

Bridgeport, CT 06604

Phone: 866-453-0028
Fax: 203-333-6655

888 Washington Boulevard
10th Floor

Stamford, CT 06901

Phone: 203-353-9400
Fax: 203-333-6655