U.S. REPRESENTATIVE - CALIFORNIA DISTRICT 45
RACE SUMMARY: Defeated 2-term Republican incumbent Mimi Walters to become the first Democrat to represent the District since it's creation in 1953
EDUCATION: Yale University (BA), Harvard Law School (JD)
FAMILY: Single, 3 Children
- Supports a two state solution
- Supports a strong U.S.-Israel relationship
- Will work to stop defunding of Planned Parenthood
- Supports Roe v. Wade
- Committed to protecting reproductive rights for all women
In Her Own Words
"Women cannot have social and economic equality without bodily autonomy. No matter who it is, every woman should have the right to make healthcare decisions for herself."
"Nowhere in the world is there a stronger need for steady and thoughtful American leadership than in the Middle East. Israel is the only free democracy in the Middle East, and its stability and success is a model for the region."
SOURCES: 1) Twitter 2) 2018 Position Papers
She is a tenured law professor at the University of California, Irvine School of Law where she teaches consumer, bankruptcy, and commerical Law.
Named to the American Bankruptcy Institute Commission on Consumer Bankruptcy in 2017.