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John Eric Ensign

John Eric Ensign, United States Senator from Nevada. Recipient Taxpayers' Friend award, National Taxpayers Union, 2003, Thomas Jefferson award, Food Marketing Institute/International Foodservice Distributors Association, 2004, Legislation of Year, Information Technology Industry Council, 2004, Cyber Champion award, Business Software Alliance, 2005.

Background

  • Ensign, John Eric was born on March 25, 1958 in Roseville, California, United States. Son of Mike and Sharon Ensign.

  • Education

    • Student, University Nevada, Las Vegas. Bachelor of Science, Oregon State University, 1981. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, 1985.

    Career

    • Intern West Los Angeles Veterinary Medical Group. Owner West Flamingo Animal Hospital, Las Vegas, 1987—1994, South Shores Animal Hospital, Las Vegas, since 1994. General manager Gold Strike Hotel & Casino, 1991, Nevada Landing Hotel & Casino, 1992.

      Member from 1st Nevada District United States Congress, Washington, 1995—1999. United States Senator from Nevada, since 2001. Chairman National Republican Senatorial Committee, 2007—2009.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Christian

    Connections

    • Married Darlene Sciarretta. 3 children.
    • father: Mike Ensign
    • mother: Sharon Ensign
    • spouse: Darlene Sciarretta
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    Born March 25, 1958
    (age 58)
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    • 1981
      Oregon State University
    • 1985
      Colorado State University
    • 1987 - 1994
      owner West Flamingo Animal Hospital
      Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
    • 1991
      general manager, Gold Strike Hotel & Casino
    • 1992
      general manager, Gold Strike Hotel & Casino
    • 1994
      owner West Flamingo Animal Hospital
      Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
    • 1995 - 1999
      member, from 1st Nevada District United States Congress
      Washington, United States
    • 2001
      United States Senator from Nevada
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