Joe Walsh

Former congressman from Illinois
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Joe Walsh dropped out of the presidential race on February 7, 2020. This page is no longer being updated.
Walsh is a conservative radio host and former Illinois congressman who is challenging President Donald Trump, who he has called “an unfit con man.” He served one term in Congress after being elected in 2010 and has a history of making controversial comments.
University of Iowa, B.A., 1985; University of Chicago, MPP, 1991
December 27, 1961
Helene Miller; divorced from Laura Walsh
Roman Catholic
Three children and two stepchildren
Congressman from Illinois, 2011-2013;
Social worker, Jobs for Youth;
Worked on state and policy issues at the Heartland Institute;
Ran Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund;
Instructor, Hebrew Theological Institute and Oakton Community College