Dina Titus

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Dina Titus
Dina Titus official photo.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Nevada's 1st district
Assumed office
January 3, 2013
Preceded byShelley Berkley
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Nevada's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2011
Preceded byJon Porter
Succeeded byJoe Heck
Member of the Nevada Senate
from the 7th district
In office
Serving with Nicholas Horn (1988–1992), Lori Brown (1992–1994), Kathy Augustine (1994–1998), Terry Care (1998–2008)
Preceded byHerbert Jones
Succeeded byDavid Parks
Personal details
Alice Constandina Titus

(1950-05-23) May 23, 1950 (age 69)
Thomasville, Georgia, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Thomas Wright
EducationCollege of William and Mary (BA)
University of Georgia (MA)
Florida State University, Tallahassee (PhD)
WebsiteHouse website

Dina Titus (born May 23, 1950) is an American politician. She was born in Thomasville, Georgia. She is a member of the United States Democratic Party.

Political career[change | change source]

Titus was a United States Representative from Nevada's 3rd congressional district from 2009 to 2011.[1] In 2011, Titus was defeated by Republican Joe Heck.

Titus became a U.S. Representative from Nevada's 1st congressional district in 2013.

Titus received a 100% rating from the Planned Parenthood 2014 Congressional Scorecard for opposing a nationwide abortion ban after 20 weeks.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Dina Titus-Nevada". Elect Dina Titus for U.S. Congress. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
  2. "Planned Parenthood". Planned Parenthood. Retrieved January 6, 2018.