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Harman resigned from Congress on Feb. 28, 2011.

Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.)

  • District: 36th District, Southwest Los Angeles County -- Torrance, Redondo Beach, part of Los Angeles
  • Residence: Venice
  • Born: June 28, 1945; Queens, N.Y.
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Family: Husband, Sidney Harman; four children
  • Education: Smith College, B.A. 1966 (government); Harvard U., J.D. 1969
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: U.S. House, 1993-99; sought Democratic nomination for governor, 1998; U.S. House, 2001-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1992 (9th term); Did not serve 1999-2001
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Communications & Technology; Energy & Power); Homeland Security (Counterterrorism & Intelligence - Ranking Member)
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State Information: 36th District, Southwest Los Angeles County -- Torrance, Redondo Beach, part of Los Angeles

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotesPercent
2010generalJane Harman (D)114,48959.6%
Mattie Fein (R)66,70634.7%
Herb Peters (LIBERT)10,8405.6%
2008generalJane Harman (D)171,94868.6%
Brian Gibson (R)78,54331.4%
2006generalJane Harman (D)105,32363.4%
Brian Gibson (R)53,06831.9%
James Smith (PFP)4,5922.8%
Mike Binkley (LIBERT)3,1701.9%
2004generalJane Harman (D)151,20862%
Paul Whitehead (R)81,66633.5%
Alice Stek (PF)6,1052.5%
Mike Binkley (LIBERT)5,0652.1%
2002generalJane Harman (D)88,19861.4%
Stuart Johnson (R)50,32835%
Mark McSpadden (LIBERT)5,2253.6%
Vote For President
YearDemocratRepublicanIndependent
2008Barack Obama: 64.4%John McCain: 33.5%
2004John Kerry: 59%George W. Bush: 40%
2000Al Gore: 55%George W. Bush: 37%

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