April 16, 2014

Rep. Doris Matsui (D-Calif.)

  • District: 6th District, Sacramento
  • Residence: Sacramento
  • Born: September 25, 1944; Poston, Ariz.
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Family: Widowed; one child
  • Education: U. of California, Berkeley, B.A. 1966 (psychology)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: No previous office; U.S. House, 2005-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2005 (4th full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Communications & Technology; Energy & Power; Environment & the Economy)
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State Information: 6th District, Sacramento

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Doris Matsui (D) 160,667 75%
Joseph McCray (R) 53,406 24.9%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 69% Mitt Romney: 28%
2008 Barack Obama: 70% John McCain: 30%