|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Wisconsin's 1st district
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2019
|Preceded by||Paul Ryan|
Bryan George Steil
March 3, 1981
Janesville, Wisconsin, U.S.
|Education||Georgetown University (BS)|
University of Wisconsin–Madison (JD)
Bryan George Steil (born March 3, 1981) is an American attorney and politician, currently serving as the U.S. Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district. He is a member of the Republican Party.
Early life and education
In 2003, Steil spent one year working as an aide to U.S. Representative Paul Ryan. Steil has worked as legal counsel at Regal Beloit and as an attorney at McDermott Will & Emery. He was also an attorney for Milton, Wisconsin-based plastics manufacturer Charter NEX Film. In 2016, Steil was appointed by Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents.
2018 U.S. House election
Steil won the 2018 Republican primary in the race to succeed retiring incumbent Paul Ryan in Wisconsin's 1st congressional district. In the general election, Steil defeated Democratic nominee Randy Bryce, a union ironworker and four-time candidate.
Steil was endorsed in the 2018 election by Donald Trump, Mike Pence, nine Wisconsin State Representatives, Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel, former governor Tommy Thompson, and several other local and state lawmakers.
- "Wisconsin New Members 2019". The Hill. November 15, 2018. Retrieved 28 November 2018.
- "About". steilforwisconsin.com. Retrieved 2018-11-05.
- Richmond, Todd (October 14, 2018). "GOP pins hopes for keeping Ryan's Wisconsin seat on Ryan 2.0". Associated Press. Retrieved 28 November 2018.
- Meyerhofer, Kelly (November 12, 2018). "Some seats have opened up on the UW System Board of Regents. Who will fill them?". Wisconsin State Journal. Retrieved 28 November 2018.
- Spicuzza, Mary (November 6, 2018). "Bryan Steil defeats Randy Bryce in 1st Congressional District race". Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. Retrieved November 11, 2018.
- "Endorsements". steilforwisconsin.com. Retrieved 2018-11-05.
- Congressman Bryan Steil official U.S. House website
- Campaign website
- Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- Profile at Vote Smart
- Financial information (federal office) at the Federal Election Commission
- Legislation sponsored at the Library of Congress
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Wisconsin's 1st congressional district
|U.S. order of precedence (ceremonial)|
| United States Representatives by seniority