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Josh Hawley
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United States Senator
from Missouri
Assumed office
January 3, 2019
Serving with Roy Blunt
Preceded by Claire McCaskill
42nd Attorney General of Missouri
In office
January 9, 2017 – January 9, 2019
Governor Mike Parson
Preceded by Chris Koster
Succeeded by Eric Schmitt
Personal details
Born
Joshua David Hawley

December 31, 1979 (1979-12-31) (age 40)
Lexington, Missouri, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Erin Morrow
Children 2
Alma mater Stanford University (BA)
Yale University (JD)

Joshua David Hawley (born December 31, 1979) is an American politician. He is the junior United States Senator of Missouri since January 3, 2019.

He was the Attorney General of Missouri from 2017 to 2019. He is a member of the Republican Party.

He was born in Lexington, Missouri. Hawley studied at Stanford University and at Yale University. He is a former law clerk to Chief Justice John Roberts of the Supreme Court.

In October 2017, Hawley announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate. He defeated Claire McCaskill in the general election in November 2018.



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