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Kevin McCarthy, Calif.
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Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif.

Senator (4th term)



Leadership: Chief Deputy Whip
Political Highlights: candidate for Marin County Board of Supervisors, 1972; Marin County Board of Supervisors, 1977-83; U.S. House of Representatives, 1983-93; U.S. Senate, 1993-2017
Born: November 11, 1940; Brooklyn, N.Y.
Residence: Rancho Mirage
Religion: Jewish
Family: Husband, Stewart Boxer; two children
Education: Brooklyn College, B.A. 1962
Elected: 1992
Committee Assignments: Environment & Public Works (Transportation & Infrastructure - Ranking Member); Foreign Relations (East Asia; Multilateral International Development, Multilateral Institutions; State Department and USAID Management; Western Hemisphere - Ranking Member); Select Ethics
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Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 5th ranked Senate Democrat
State Clout: California is 1st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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