Glenn Grothman is the congressman for Wisconsin’s 6th Congressional District. Grothman is currently serving his second term in Congress, having been elected in 2014.
Grothman serves on the House Budget, Education and the Workforce and Oversight and Government Reform Committees. Grothman's time in office has been marked by his passionate advocacy for manufacturing, tax reform, welfare reform, education reform, immigration reform and pro-life causes.
Before serving in Congress, Grothman served as the Assistant Majority Leader in the Wisconsin State Senate where he worked for economic growth legislation and tax reform. Prior to his election to the state senate, Grothman served as a representative to the Wisconsin State Assembly from 1993 through 2003. He was also a practicing attorney in the areas of estate planning and probate and worked as a tax preparer.
Grothman earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting and Juris Doctor from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He graduated from Homestead High School in his home town of Thiensville, Wisconsin.
Grothman, 62, lives in the Town of Glenbeulah in Sheboygan County.
The Association of Mature American Citzens, Friend of AMAC
International Food Distributors Association, Thomas Jefferson Award (2016)
Award for Conservative Achievement, American Conservative Union (2015)
2016 Freedom Fighter Award, FreedomWorks
Asian American Hotel Owners Association award (2015)
Spirit of Enterprise Award, U.S. Chamber of Commerce (2015)
National Retail Federation, Hero on Main Street (2015, 2016)
WMC Exemplar Award for work on manufacturing tax credit 2012
Wisconsin Farm Bureau's Friend of Farm Bureau Award (2016)
NFIB Guardian of Small Business Award (2016)
National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies, Benjamin Franklin Public Policy Award (2016)
American Conservative Union, Award for Conservative Achievement (2015, 2016)
Motorcycle Riders Foundation, Champion of Motorcyclists' Rights and Safety (2016)
National Association of Manufacturers, Manufacturing Legislative Excellence (2016)
National Rifle Association - 93%
Associated Builders and Contractors - 100%
Americans for Prosperity (budget, spending and taxes) - 90%
American Conservative Union - 100%
Wisconsin Right to Life - 100%
Family Research Council - 92%
Federation for Immigration Reform - 100%
Council for Citizens against Government Waste - 89%
American Library Association - 100%
National Association of Manufacturers - 93%
Financial Executives International - 100%
Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today announced his committee assignments for the 115th Congress. Grothman will sit on the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (OGR), the Education and Workforce Committee and the Budget Committee.
Grothman will serve on two OGR subcommittees: Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Affairs and the Healthcare, Benefits and Administrative Rules Subcommittee.
He will also serve on two Education and Workforce subcommittees: Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee and the Workforce Protections Subcommittee.
“As education reform takes the spotlight in the upcoming Congress, I look forward to working with my colleagues on the Education and Workforce committee to overhaul our current system by empowering parents to choose the best form of education for their children,” said Congressman Grothman. “Additionally, my position on the Education and Workforce Committee will allow me to have a direct role in shaping laws that will help our manufacturers and small businesses.
“I also look forward to continuing to represent the 6th District on the Budget and Oversight and Government Reform Committees to ensure our government works for the people in the most efficient way possible.”
U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman is serving his second term representing Wisconsin’s 6th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives.