Reid James Ribble (born April 5, 1956) is the U.S. Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district. He is a member of the Republican Party.
Early life, education, and career
Ribble is a third generation Wisconsin resident. He was born in Neenah, Wisconsin. He graduated from Appleton East High School. After high school, he attended Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music to become a full time minister.
However, he eventually decided to continue his father's small business instead. Ribble is currently serving as Congressman for Wisconsin's 8th District.
U.S. House of Representatives
- Committee on Agriculture
- Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry
- Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry
- Committee on the Budget
Ribble defeated two other candidates to win the Republican primary in September. Ribble defeated Democratic incumbent Steve Kagen for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district November 2, 2010 in the general election.
March 24, 2012