Sean Duffy

Sean Duffy


Americans' Safety Must Be First Priority


Dear friends,

“Are you better off now than you were four years ago?” An iconic question Ronald Reagan posed to the American people in 1980. Are you safer now than you were four years ago…or even one week ago? A fair question that all Americans should be asking ourselves right now.

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Duffy Encourages Students to Take Part in Congressional App Challenge




HUDSON, WI —U.S. Representative Sean Duffy (WI-07) is encouraging 7th District high schoolers to show off their strongest science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and take part in the nation-wide Congressional App Challenge. 


The Congressional App Challenge (CAC), now in its second year, was developed to expose high school students to coding and get them engaged and excited about computer science. As part of the challenge, students will compete against their peers to create their own app. 


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You want answers?


Dear friends,

The latest scandal to plague the Tomah VA has left us, once again, demanding answers from the Department of Veterans Affairs and Tomah officials.

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Duffy Demands Answers from VA; Agency Misleading Patients About Doctors’ Qualifications


Washington D.C.  U.S. Representative Sean Duffy (WI-07) is demanding answers from Veterans Affairs (VA) officials after a recent KARE 11 news investigation found that VA hospitals in Wisconsin and Minnesota had provided misleading information about the qualifications and certifications of some of their doctors.

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Duffy to Award Marshfield Veteran with Purple Heart


Wausau, WI – U.S. Representative Sean Duffy (WI-07) is honored to celebrate Veterans Day by presenting Specialist 4th Class Jeff Zondlo, of Marshfield, with the Purple Heart medal he earned while serving as an artilleryman in Vietnam.

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Happening Now


Dear friends,

As you read this, nearly 200 people are filing into the convention and expo center in Rothschild for our third annual Hunger & Homelessness summit. Today, some of our district’s most thoughtful minds on the topic will convene to discuss how we can help the most needy among us in our community. In addition to exchanging ideas, we will also hear from the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro. 

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Duffy Supports Highway Safety for Wisconsin



Washington D.C.  U.S. Representative Sean Duffy (WI-07) offered the following remarks upon voting in favor of a long-term highway safety and construction bill, the DRIVE Act.


“A long-term highway bill gives those responsible for building our highways and protecting those who travel on them the ability to do their jobs, and do them well. 


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Duffy Challenges Yellen on Handling of FOMC Leak Investigation


Washington D.C. – Financial Services Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Sean Duffy (WI-07) questioned Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen about her agency’s handling of recent leak investigations. Click on the image below to watch today’s exchange:


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If you pray...


Dear friends,

For months, Washington has been mired by one political conflict after another; even as recently as this past Wednesday when Congress considered a controversial budget busting spending bill, that I could not in good-faith vote for. However, on Thursday morning, I awoke to a crisp fall day and had the sense that a season of change was upon us. A few hours later, Paul Ryan was elected as the 54th Speaker of the House, and the first to hail from Wisconsin.

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Duffy Requests Funds for American-Made Icebreaker to Service the Great Lakes


Washington D.C. – Great Lakes Task Force Co-Chair, Sean Duffy (WI-07) sent a request to House Appropriators asking that previously authorized funds for an American-made icebreaker be included in appropriations legislation for fiscal year 2016.

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Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-3365
Fax 202-225-3240

Committee Assignments

Financial Services

Congressman Sean Duffy was born and raised in Hayward, Wisconsin. His great, great grandfather was one of the state’s early pioneers and a laborer for the Northwestern Lumber Company. His great grandfather, one of Hayward’s founding settlers, was a sawyer for 27 years.

Congressman Duffy has never strayed far from his roots, becoming a nationally recognized professional lumberjack athlete. He is a two-time world champion in the 90-foot speed climb, three-time champion in the 60-foot and an accomplished log-roller. Sean has been a color commentator for ESPN’s Great Outdoor Games, as well as a Badger State Games Honorary Athlete and takes pride in bringing national attention to a sport with vital roots in Wisconsin’s proud history.
The tenth of eleven siblings, Congressman Duffy worked his way through law school by performing in lumberjack shows and exhibitions across the state of Wisconsin and around the country. After graduating from law school he practiced law for two years in Hayward before becoming a special prosecutor in Ashland, Wisconsin. Shortly thereafter, he became the acting assistant D.A, and later the District Attorney of Ashland County. He is most proud of his dedication to prosecuting child sex crimes. Working together with law enforcement, Congressman Duffy helped make Ashland County one of the first counties in the state to investigate and prosecute child Internet sex crimes.

Congressman Duffy met his wife Rachel Campos-Duffy, an Arizona native, through the MTV show, “The Real World,” Together, they are the proud parents of six children: Evita, Jack, Lucia-Belen, John-Paul, Paloma, and MariaVictoria.

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