Senator Ron Johnson is the senior United States Senator for Wisconsin and a member of the Republican Party. Senator Johnson serves as the chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. Additionally, Johnson serves on the Senate Budget, Foreign Relations, and Commerce, Science, and Transportation committees. He is the chairman of the Subcommittee on Europe and Regional Security Cooperation. Johnson was elected to the senate in 2010 and subsequently re-elected in 2016. Prior to his election to the Senate, he was chief executive officer of PACUR, LLC, and a polyester and plastics manufacturer. From operating the equipment, to keeping the company books and selling its products, Senator Johnson has been involved in every function of the business. It is this body of experience and private sector perspective that he now brings to the Senate. He resides in Oshkosh, Wisconsin with his wife Jane.