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Rep. Juan C. Vargas, D-Calif.

Member of the House (5th term)



District: California - 51st District
Political Highlights: sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 1992; San Diego City Council, 1993-00; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 1996; Calif. Assembly, 2000-2006; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 2006; Calif. Senate, 2010-13
Born: March 7, 1961; National City, Calif.
Residence: San Diego
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Adrienne Vargas; two children
Education: U. of San Diego, B.A. 1983; Fordham U., M.A. 1987; Harvard U., J.D. 1991
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Consumer Protection & Financial Institutions; Housing, Community Development & Insurance; Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship & Capital Markets); Foreign Affairs (Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism; Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 166th ranked House Democrat
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