Mike Rounds

United States Senator from South Dakota

Mike Rounds (born October 24, 1954)[1] is the junior United States Senator from South Dakota. He is a member of the U.S. Republican Party and has been in Senate since January 3, 2015.[1]

Mike Rounds
United States Senator
from South Dakota
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Serving with John Thune
Preceded byTim Johnson
31st Governor of South Dakota
In office
January 7, 2003 – January 8, 2011
LieutenantDennis Daugaard
Preceded byBill Janklow
Succeeded byDennis Daugaard
Member of the South Dakota Senate
from the 24th district
In office
January 3, 1991 – January 3, 2001
Preceded byJacquie Kelley
Succeeded byPatricia de Hueck
Personal details
Born (1954-10-24) October 24, 1954 (age 69)
Huron, South Dakota
Political partyRepublican
Jean Vedvei
(m. 1978; her death 2021)
Alma materSouth Dakota State University
WebsiteSenate website

Rounds was born on October 24, 1954 in Huron, South Dakota. He graduated from the South Dakota State University. He was married to Jean Vedvei from 1978 until her death in 2021. They have four children.

In February 15, 2018 Mike Round interview with Martha MacCallum on Fox News channel, he said about a bipartisan Immigration fail to move forward in the Senate.[2]

References change

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Rounds, Mike". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 17, 2015.
  2. "Senator Rounds speaks out about bipartisan immigration plan". Fox News. 15 February 2018.

Other websites change

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