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Who Really Represents California?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Xavier Becerra (CA-31)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|BECERRA, Xavier, a Representative from California; born in Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., January 26, 1958; B.A., Stanford University, Stanford, Calif., 1980; J.D., Stanford University School of Law, Stanford., Calif., 1984; lawyer, private practice; staff for California state Senator Art Torres, 1986; deputy attorney general, Office of the Attorney General, State of California, 1987-1990; member of the California state assembly, 1990-1992; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1993-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Xavier Becerra|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||80.21 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||124 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||149 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||267 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||102 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||111 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 74,050|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 19,898|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 215,975|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||25.70 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 54,612|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 365,044|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 83,097|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||30.30 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,819,209|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||62.80 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 288,523|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 161,503|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 459,455|