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Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii

Senator (1st full term)

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Biography

Leadership: Chief Deputy Whip
Political Highlights: Hawaii House, 1998-2006; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 2006; Hawaii Democratic Party chairman, 2008-10; lieutenant governor, 2010-12
Born: October 20, 1972; Ann Arbor, Mich.
Residence: Honolulu
Religion: Jewish
Family: Wife, Linda Kwok Schatz; two children
Education: Pomona College, B.A. 1994
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Agriculture; Commerce-Justice-Science; Defense; Labor-HHS-Education; Military Construction-VA; Transportation-HUD - Chairman); Commerce, Science & Transportation (Communications, Media, & Broadband; Consumer Protection, Product Safety, & Data Security; Oceans, Fisheries, Climate Change & Manufacturing; Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, & Ports); Foreign Relations (East Asia; Multilateral International Development, Multilateral Institutions; State Department and USAID Management); Indian Affairs; Select Ethics; Joint Budget Reform
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House Seniority: 33rd ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 48,419 followers


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