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Jim Nussle Edit Profile

also known as James Allen Nussle

United States Representative from Iowa

Jim Nussle, former United States Representative from Iowa. Bar: Iowa 1985. Recipient Taxpayer's Friend Award, National Taxpayers Union, Superheros Award, Citizens Against Government Waste, Golden Plow Award, American Farm Bureau. Member of Delaware Farm Bureau.

Background

Nussle, Jim was born on June 27, 1960 in Des Moines.

Education

Bachelor, Luther College, Decorah, Iowa, 1983. Juris Doctor, Drake University, Des Moines, 1985.

Career

Private practice law, Manchester, Iowa, 1986. State attorney Delaware County, 1986-1990. Member United States Congress from 2nd Iowa district, Washington, 1991—2002, member house ways & means committee, chairman budget committee, 2001—2007.

Member United States Congress from 1st Iowa district, Washington, 2003—2007. Director Office Management & Budget Executive Office of the President, 2007—2009. Special adviser Growth Energy, since 2009.

Advisory Rudolph Guiliani Presidential Exploratory Committee, New York City, 2007. Board directors Growth Energy, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Bar: Iowa 1985.

Membership

Member of Delaware Farm Bureau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Guitar.

Connections

Son of Mark S. and Loma Kay (Fisher) Nussle, Mark S. and Lorna Kay (Fisher) Nussle. Married Leslie J. Harbison, August 23, 1986 (divorced July 2, 1996). Children: Sarah, Mark.

Married Karen Chiccehitto, 2001.

father:
Mark S. Nussle

mother:
Loma Kay (Fisher) Nussle

spouses:
Leslie J. Harbison

Karen Chiccehitto

children:
Sarah Nussle

Mark Nussle