1970 - Born on the 22nd of June in Ridgewood, New Jersey.
- Ferguson attended the Delbarton School, the University of Notre Dame and has an M.P.A. from theGeorgetown University.
1998 - Ferguson originally sought office in the 6th Congressional District, even though he had never lived or voted in the 6th district prior to seeking the Republican nomination.
1999 - Ferguson moved to the 7th district where Republican incumbent Bob Franks had announced his retirement to run for the United States Senate.
2000 - Ferguson defeated Thomas Kean Jr. in the congressional primary.
- In election, Tom Kean Jr. subsequently sued Mike Ferguson and the Council for Responsible Government.
2001 - Representative from New Jersey.
2003 - In June, after a three year dispute with the Federal Election Commission, Congressman Ferguson agreed to pay $210,000 for a loan which he made to his campaign during his first election of $525,000 from a trust established for the Congressman by his parents.
2006 - Mike Ferguson fought off a tight race with Democratic state legislator Linda Stender.
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