|United States Senator
from Rhode Island
January 3, 1997
Serving with Sheldon Whitehouse
|Preceded by||Claiborne Pell|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Rhode Island's 2nd district
January 3, 1991 – January 3, 1997
|Preceded by||Claudine Schneider|
|Succeeded by||Robert Weygand|
|Born||November 12, 1949
Cranston, Rhode Island, U.S.
Julia Hart (m. 2005)
|Alma mater||United States Military Academy
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Years of service||1971–1979 (Active)
82nd Airborne Division
John Francis "Jack" Reed (born November 12, 1949) is the senior United States Senator from Rhode Island, serving since 1997. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served in the United States House of Representatives for RI's 2nd congressional district from 1991 to 1997.
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