|United States Senator
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2017
Serving with Dianne Feinstein
|Preceded by||Alan Cranston|
|Succeeded by||Kamala Harris
|Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works|
January 4, 2007
|Preceded by||James Inhofe|
|Chairwoman of the Senate Select Committee on Ethics|
January 4, 2007
|Preceded by||George Voinovich|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California's 6th district
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1993
|Preceded by||Phillip Burton|
|Succeeded by||Lynn C. Woolsey|
|Marin County Board of Supervisors|
November 11, 1940
Brooklyn, New York
|Residence||Rancho Mirage, California|
|Alma mater||Brooklyn College (B.A.)|
Barbara Boxer (born November 11, 1940) is the junior United States Senator from California. She is a member of the Democratic Party and has been on the senate since January 1993. Before that, she was in the United States House of Representatives. She was also on the Board of Supervisors of Marin County, California.
In January 2015, Boxer announced she will not be running for re-election in the 2016 senate elections and also announced her retirement from politics. California Attorney General Kamala Harris was elected to replace her.
Early life[change | change source]
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References[change | change source]
- "Profile for Sen. Barbara Boxer". CQ Politics. http://www.cqpolitics.com/wmspage.cfm?docID=profile-000000000081.
- "1". Freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~battle/senators/boxer.htm. Retrieved February 23, 2014.