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Who Really Represents California?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-09)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|LEE, Barbara, a Representative from California; born in El Paso, Tex., July 16, 1946; graduated from San Fernando High School, San Fernando, Calif., 1964; B.A., Mills College, Oakland, Calif., 1973; M.S.W., University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1975; staff member for United States Representative Ron Dellums of California; member of the California state assembly, 1991-1997; member of the California state senate, 1997-1998; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth Congress in a special election to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of United States Representative Ron Dellums, and reelected to the four succeeding Congresses (April 7, 1998-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Barbara Lee|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||84.55 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||384 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||358 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||274 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||337 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||371 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 25,450|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 6,172|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 100,001 to $ 110,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 100,001 to $ 110,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 207,804|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||15.00 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 51,676|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 1,142,962|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 273,218|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||45.10 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 798,312|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||26.40 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 65,469|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 125,494|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 202,163|