Katie Hill

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KATIE HILL

U.S. REPRESENTATIVE - CALIFORNIA DISTRICT 25

 

RACE SUMMARY:  Defeated 2-term Republican incumbent Steve Knight

VOTING RECORD: Project Vote Smart, Govtrack.us 

 

BIOGRAPHY POLITICAL CAREER

PARTY: Democrat

BORN: 8/25/1987

EDUCATION: California State University, Northridge (BA, MPA)

OCCUPATION:  Politician

FAMILY: Married

CAREER:

  • 2019 - Present: U.S. Representative, California 25th District
  • Former Executive Director of People Assisting the Homeless (PATH)

COMMITTEES:

  • Armed Services
  • Oversight and Reform 
  • Science, Space, and Technology 

ELECTED: 2018

 

 

ISRAEL


  • Will fight for Israel's right to self-defense 
  • Supports a strong U.S.-Israel relationship
  • Supports Israel maintaining a Qualitative Military Edge to defend itself.

 

CHOICE


  • Promises to fight for women's reproductive rights while serving in Congress
  • Made reproductive freedom a central issue in the 25th District race when going up against anti-chioce incumbent Knight 

 

In Her Own Words

"Abortion and other reproductive health care is intensely personal, and I will always fight to ensure women remain empowered and allowed to make these often difficult decisions."

"Ensuring Israel’s security should remain the foundation of U.S. policy in the Middle East. The bond between the United States and Israel not only strengthens both countries but promotes our interests throughout the Middle East."


 

SOURCES: 1) prochoiceamerica.org  2) 2018 Position Papers

Interesting Facts


She is California's first openly bisexual person to be a member of Congress. 

Lives on a farm in California with her husband where they foster rescue animals.

Helped secure $1.2 billion in funds to alleviate homelessness in California.