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us: Boxer, Barbara



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    • us: Levy, Barbara, 1940-
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    • found: Strangers in the Senate, 1993: CIP t.p. (Senator Barbara Boxer)
    • found: Biographical directory of the United States Congress online, viewed July 12, 2012 (Boxer, Barbara, a Senator and a Representative from California; born Barbara Levy in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., November 11, 1940)
    • found: Wikipedia, Jan. 15, 2013: (Barbara Boxer; Barbara Levy Boxer (born November 11, 1940) is the junior United States Senator from California (since 1993). A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served in the U.S. House of Representatives (1983-1993); Born in Brooklyn, New York, Boxer graduated from Brooklyn College. She worked as a stockbroker for several years before moving to California; served on the Marin County Board of Supervisors for six years (1977-1983); Boxer's first novel, A Time to Run was published in 2005; Her second novel Blind Trust was released in July 2009)
    • found: Bio. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, Sept. 25, 2013 (Boxer, Barbara, a Senator and a Representative from California; born Barbara Levy in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., November 11, 1940; attended public schools in Brooklyn; graduated, Wingate High School 1958; B.A., Brooklyn College 1962; stockbroker 1962-1965; newspaper editor 1972-1974; congressional aide 1974-1976; elected member, Board of Supervisors, Marin County, Calif. 1976-1982; delegate, California State Democratic convention 1983; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-eighth and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1983-January 3, 1993); was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives in 1992; elected to the United States Senate in 1992; reelected in 1998, 2004, and again in 2010 for term ending January 3, 2017; chair, Committee on Environment and Public Works (One Hundred Tenth to One Hundred Thirteenth Congresses), Select Committee on Ethics (One Hundred Tenth to One Hundred Thirteenth Congresses))
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    • PS3602.O923
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    • 1993-08-30: new
    • 2013-10-15: revised
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