Hal Rogers

Representative, 5th District Kentucky

Name: Harold 'Hal' Rogers

Office Title: Representative, 5th District Kentucky

First Elected: 11/04/1980

Last Elected: 1/06/2012

Office Address:

Gender: Male

Family: Wife: Cynthia; 3 Children: Anthony, Allison, John

Date of Birth: 12/31/1937

Place of Birth: Wayne County, KY

Home City: Somerset, KY

Religion: Baptist

Washington, D.C.
2406 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-4601
Fax: 202-225-0940


551 Clifty Street
Somerset, KY 42501
Phone: 606-679-8346
Fax: 606-678-4856


48 South KY Highway 15
Hazard, KY 41701
Phone: 606-439-0794
Fax: 606-439-4647

Profession: Politician, Lawyer, Attorney

LLB, University of Kentucky Law School, 1964
BA, Journalism, University of Kentucky, 1962
Attended, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, 1956-1957

Political Experience:
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1980-present
Delegate, Republican National Convention, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988
Candidate, Lieutenant Governor, State of Kentucky, 1979

Professional Experience:
Commonwealth Attorney, Pulaski/Rockcastle Counties, 1969-1980
Attorney, Private Practice, 1967-1969
Attorney, Smith & Blackburn, 1964-1967
Staff Sergeant, Kentucky National Guard, 1957-1964
Staff Sergeant, North Carolina National Guard, 1957-1964

Non Legislative Committees:
Member, Congressional Coal Caucus
Member, Congressional Horse Caucus
Co-Chair/Co-Founder, Congressional Prescription Drug Abuse Caucus
Member, Congressional Pro-Life Caucus
Member, Congressional Rural Caucus
Member, Congressional Rural Health Caucus
Member, Congressional Sportsmen Caucus
Member, House General Aviation Caucus
Member, House Republican Steering Committee
Member, National Guard and Reserve Caucus
Member, Tennessee Valley Authority Caucus

Current Legislative Committees:
Appropriations, Chair

Member, Pulaski County Industrial Foundation
Member, Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce
Founder, Southern Kentucky Economic Council
Former President, Kentucky Commonwealth Attorney's Association
Former President, Pulaski County Industrial Foundation
Former President, Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce

Awards and Publications:

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