SÁNCHEZ, Linda T.

SÁNCHEZ, Linda T.
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1969–

Biography

SÁNCHEZ, Linda T., (sister of Loretta Sanchez), a Representative from California; born in Orange, Orange County, Calif., January 28, 1969; B.A., University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1991; J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., 1995; lawyer, private practice; executive secretary and treasurer of Orange County, Calif., AFL-CIO, 2000-2002; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Eighth and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2003-present).

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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Bibliography / Further Reading

"Linda T. Sánchez" in Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.

"Linda T. Sánchez" in Women in Congress, 1917-2006. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History & Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2006.

Sánchez, Linda and Loretta, with Richard Buskin. Dream in Color: How the Sánchez Sisters Are Making History in Congress. New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2008.

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Committee Assignments

  • House Committee - Education and Labor
  • House Committee - Ethics
  • House Committee - Foreign Affairs
  • House Committee - Government Reform
  • House Committee - Judiciary
    • Commercial and Administrative Law - Chair
  • House Committee - Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi
  • House Committee - Small Business
  • House Committee - Veterans' Affairs
  • House Committee - Ways and Means
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