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Rep. Mark DeSaulnier, D-Calif.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Democrat



Biography

District: California - 11th District
Political Highlights: Concord Planning Commission, 1988-90; Concord City Council, 1991-94; Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors, 1994-2006; Calif. Air Resources Board, 1997-2006; Calif. Assembly, 2006-08; Calif. Senate, 2008-15; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House (special election), 2009
Born: March 31, 1952; Lowell, Mass.
Residence: Concord
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Divorced; two children
Education: College of the Holy Cross, B.A. 1974
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Education & the Workforce (Higher Education and Workforce Development; Workforce Protections); Oversight & Government Reform (Intergovernmental Affairs; National Security); Transportation & Infrastructure (Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 177th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 10,271 followers
State Clout: California is 1st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2009 Election Results

2014 Election Results

Candidate

Mark DeSaulnier (D)
Tue Phan (R)

Votes

117,502
57,160

%

67.3%
32.7%