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Rep. Katherine M. Clark (D-Mass.)

  • District: 5th District, North and west Boston suburbs; Framingham
  • Residence: Melrose
  • Born: July 17, 1963; New Haven, Conn.
  • Religion: Protestant
  • Family: Husband, Rodney S. Dowell; three children
  • Education: St. Lawrence U., B.A. 1985 (history); Cornell U., J.D. 1989; Harvard U., M.P.A. 1997
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Melrose School Committee, 2002-07; Democratic nominee for Mass. Senate, 2004; Mass. House, 2008-11; Mass. Senate, 2011-13; U.S. House, 2013-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2013 (1st term); Defeated Frank Addivinola, R, to succeed Edward J. Markey, D, who was elected to the Senate.
  • Committee Assignments: Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources); Science, Space & Technology (Energy; Environment)

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State Information: 5th District, North and west Boston suburbs; Framingham

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2013 special Katherine Clark (D) 40,172 65.9%
Frank Addivinola (R) 19,319 31.7%
James Aulenti (I) 994 1.6%
James Hall (JPS) 452 0.7%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 65% Mitt Romney: 33%
2008 Barack Obama: 66% John McCain: 32%




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