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Barbara Lee

Barbara LeeBorn: 16-Jul-1946
Birthplace: El Paso, TX

Gender: Female
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Anti-war Congresswoman, California 9th

Chief of Staff to Ron Dellums, 1975-87.

The only congressperson to vote against giving George W. Bush congressional authority to go to war.

"As we act, let us not become the evil that we deplore." -- 17-Sep-2001

Husband: (div., two children)

    High School: San Fernando High School, San Fernando, CA (1964)
    University: BA, Mills College (1973)
    University: MSW, University of California at Berkeley (1975)

    US Congressman, California 9th (1999-)
    California State Senate (1996-98)
    California State Assembly (1990-96)
    Emerge America Advisory Board
    Faith and Politics Institute Congressional Advisory Council
    Peace Action 50th Anniversary Honorary Host Committee (2007)
    Progressive Democrats of America Advisory Board
    Women's International League for Peace and Freedom "Sponsor"
    Women's Voices. Women Vote. Advisory Board
    Wedding: Jerry Brown and Anne Gust (2005)

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