Josh Hawley

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Josh Hawley
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Junior U.S. Senator from Missouri
From: January 3, 2019 – present
Predecessor Claire McCaskill
Successor Incumbent (no successor)
42nd Attorney General of Missouri
From: January 9, 2017 – January 3, 2019
Governor Eric Greitens
Mike Parson
Predecessor Chris Koster
Successor Eric Schmitt
Information
Party Republican
Spouse(s) Erin Morrow
Religion Christianity
Senator Josh Hawley was Conservative of the Year 2019

Josh Hawley is the conservative U.S. Senator from Missouri, serving since 2019. He is a Republican and defeated pro-abort liberal Democrat Claire McCaskill in the 2018 midterm elections. Previously, he served as Missouri Attorney General and also worked for conservative legal organizations such as The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and Alliance Defending Freedom.

As U.S. Senator, Hawley has forcefully promoted strongly conservative positions on multiple issues.[1]

He is one of the media figure heads for President Trump's defense, though he is not on the Trump defense team immediately, he has shown his adamant support and belief in Trump's innocence.[2]

Political positions

References

  1. Multiple references:
  2. Multiple sources:
    • Doe, John. “Senator Hawley on Impeachment Trial Opening Arguments.” C-Span, 22 Jan. 2020, www.c-span.org/video/?468383-101%2Fsenator-hawley-impeachment-trial-opening-arguments.
    • Schwartz, Ian. “Sen. Hawley: Trump Impeachment A Joke, ‘It's Time To Get The President Exonerated.’” RealClearPolitics, 17 Dec. 2019, www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2019/12/17/sen_hawley_trump_impeachment_a_joke_its_time_to_get_the_president_exonerated.html.
  3. SENATOR HAWLEY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO AMEND SECTION 230 IMMUNITY FOR BIG TECH COMPANIES

External links

  • Profile at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress