"Barbara Levy Boxer" is the junior United States Senate/United States Senator from California (since 1993). A member of the Democratic Party (United States)/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 with her husband. During the 1970s, she worked as a journalist for the Pacific Sun (newspaper)/Pacific Sun and as an aide to U.S. Representative John L. Burton. She served on the Marin County, California/Marin County Board of Supervisors for six years and became the board's first female president. With the slogan "Barbara Boxer Gives a Damn", she was elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1982, representing United States House of Representatives, California District 6/California District 6. She sat on the House Armed Services Committee, and was involved in government oversight, passing several procurement reforms.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Barbara Boxer on Wikipedia.