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Rep. Jim Costa, D-Calif.

Member of the House (7th term)



District: California - 16th District
Political Highlights: Calif. Assembly, 1978-94; Democratic nominee for Calif. Senate, 1993; Calif. Senate, 1994-2002
Born: April 13, 1952; Fresno, Calif.
Residence: Fresno
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Single
Education: California State U., Fresno, B.A. 1974
Elected: 2004
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research; Livestock & Foreign Agriculture - Ranking Member); Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources; Water, Power and Oceans)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 81st ranked House Democrat
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