Dianne Feinstein (born June 22 1933) is the senior United States Senator from California. She is a member of the U.S. Democratic Party and has been in Senate since November 1992. She also represented 38th Mayor in San Francisco between 1978 and 1988. She was born near the San Francisco area.
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