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United States Senator from Nevada

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 of Nevada, Las VegasBachelor in General Science, Oregon State University, 1981;D 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.

Connections

Married Darlene Sciarretta Ensign. 1 child, Trevor.

father:
Mike Ensign

mother:
Sharon Ensign

spouse:
Darlene Sciarretta Ensign

child:
Trevor Ensign