Last updated on: 2/2/2017 | Author: ProCon.org

Barbara Boxer Biography

Title:
United States Senator (D-CA)
Position:
None Found to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Mar. 11, 2008

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs, MDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to milk. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to milk.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Democratic U.S. Senator, California, Jan. 1993-present
  • Chair, U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
  • Member, U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
  • Member, U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
  • Recipient of many honors including: Honorary Doctorate, Mills College, 2006
  • Public Interest Champion, Environment California, 2005
  • Guardian in Washington Award, Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life in Southern California, 2005
  • Friends of the National Parks award, The National Parks Conservation Association, 2004
  • Champion of Choice Award, Planned Parenthood, 2003
  • Presidents Award, California State Conference of the NAACP, 2001
  • United States Representative, 1983-1993
  • Board of Supervisors, Marin County, California, 1976-1982
  • Congressional Aide, 1974-1976
  • Newspaper editor, 1972-1974
  • Stockbroker, 1962-1965
Education:
  • BA, Brooklyn College, 1962
Other:
  • Twitter handle: @SenatorBoxer