Representative John A. Yarmuth's Biography

Biographical

Full Name: John A. Yarmuth
Current Office: U.S. House - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Catherine; 1 Child: Aaron
Birth Date: 11/04/1947
Birth Place: Louisville, KY
Home City: Louisville, KY
Religion: Jewish
  • Awards:

    "Outstanding New Member of Congress" (The Committee for Education Funding)
    "Legislator of the Year" (The Kentucky Reading Association)
    "Best of Congress" (Working Mother magazine)
    "Best Representative for Kids" (The Children's Defense Fund Action Council)
    "Distinguished Community Health Superhero" (National Association of Community Health Centers)
    "Congressional Literacy Leader" (International Reading Association)
    Honored for "Outstanding Commitment to Fight Drunk Driving & Underage Drinking" (Century Council)
    Honored for "Outstanding Leadership to Protect Mountains & Communities of Appalachia" (Alliance for Appalachia)
    100% rating from the League of Conservation Voters
    100% rating from Children's Defense Fund Action Council
    100% rating from National Catholic Social Justice Lobby
    100% rating from American Association of University Women
    96% rating from NAACP
    Elected by peers as President of the Freshman Class of Congress
    Named At-Large Whip

  • Favorite Author:

    Tom Robbins novels

  • Favorite Movie:

    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
    Lawrence of Arabia
    Caddyshack

  • Favorite Musician:

    Motown, Broadway Musicals, Tony Bennett, Simon and Garfunkel,Elvis

  • Favorite TV Shows:

    Modern Family, 24

 

Contact Information

Campaign Email
campaign@yarmuthforcongress.com

Campaign Website
http://www.yarmuthforcongress.com/

Campaign Website - Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/YarmuthForCongress

Campaign Website - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/user/YarmuthforCongress

Washington, D.C. Email
john.yarmuth@mail.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Webmail
http://yarmuth.house.gov/contact-john2/

Washington, D.C. Website
http://yarmuth.house.gov/

Capitol Website - Twitter
http://twitter.com/RepJohnYarmuth

Capitol Website - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/RepJohnYarmuth

Capitol Website - Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Congressman-John-Yarmuth-KY-3/214258646163?ref=ts

Campaign
1815 Brownsboro Road
Louisville, KY 40206
Phone: 502-891-8914

Campaign
5008 NittaYuma Drive
Harrods Creek, KY 40027

Campaign
640 Barret Avenue
Louisville, KY 40204
Phone: 502-582-1999

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

Phone: 202-225-5401
Fax: 202-225-5776

District
Southwest Government Center
7219 Dixie Highway

Louisville, KY 40258

Phone: 502-933-5863
Fax: 502-935-6934

District
Romano Mazzoli Federal Building
600 Martin Luther King, Junior Place, Suite 216

Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: 502-582-5129
Fax: 502-582-5897

Key Staff
Julie J Carr
Chief of Staff
403 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-5401
Fax: 202-225-5776
E-mail: julie.carr@mail.house.gov

Key Staff
Erica A Dicio
Scheduler
403 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-5401
Fax: 202-225-5776