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Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif.

Member of the House (5th full term)

Democrat



Biography

District: California - 14th District
Political Highlights: Democratic candidate for U.S. House (special election), 1979; San Mateo County Board of Supervisors, 1981-86; Calif. Assembly, 1986-96; Calif. Senate, 1998-2006; sought Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor, 2006
Born: May 14, 1950; San Francisco, Calif.
Residence: Hillsborough
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Barry Dennis; two children
Education: U. of California, Davis, B.A. 1972; U. of California, Hastings, J.D. 1976
Elected: 2008
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Emerging Threats and Capabilities; Military Personnel - Ranking Member); Select Intelligence (Emerging Threats; NSA & Cybersecurity)
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Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 106th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 49,864 followers
State Clout: California is 1st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


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