Randy Tate first attended the Tacoma Community College and then studied until 1988 at Western Washington University in Bellingham. Politically, he was a member of the Republican Party. Between 1988 and 1994 he sat as an MP in the House of Representatives from Washington.
In the congressional elections of 1994, Tate was in the ninth constituency of his state in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he succeeded the Democrat Mike Kreidler on January 3, 1995. Since he has not been confirmed in the elections of 1996, he was able to complete only one term in Congress until January 3, 1997.
Later, Randy Tate senior member of the Christian Coalition of America.