|United States Senator
November 4, 1992
Serving with Barbara Boxer
|Preceded by||John F. Seymour|
|38th Mayor of San Francisco|
December 4, 1988 – January 7, 1988
|Preceded by||George Moscone|
|Succeeded by||Art Agnos|
|Born||June 22, 1933
San Francisco, California, U.S.
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 4, 1992. She was also the 38th Mayor in San Francisco from 1978 to 1988.
Early life[change | change source]
She was born in San Francisco, California. Feinstein is of Polish-Jewish descent.
References[change | change source]
- "Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.)". rollcall.com. March 24, 2013. http://www.rollcall.com/members/80.html.
- Carolyn Lochhead (October 22, 2012). "Dianne Feinstein: 4 decades of influence". sfgate.com. http://www.sfgate.com/politics/article/Dianne-Feinstein-4-decades-of-influence-3968314.php#page-1.
- "Feinstein plays key role". San Diego Union-Tribune (Copley News Service). January 21, 2009. http://www3.signonsandiego.com/stories/2009/jan/21/1n21notebook002133-feinstein-plays-key-role/?uniontrib. Retrieved 2009-01-22.
- Associated Press and Agence France-Presse (January 21, 2009). "Millions witness moment". The Straits Times ((Singapore)). http://www.straitstimes.com/Breaking%2BNews/World/Story/STIStory_328905.html. Retrieved 2009-01-20.