Representative Dana Rohrabacher (R-California)

Dana Rohrabacher

(R) California, 48th District

  • Age: 69 (born June 21, 1947)
  • Time in Office:  27 years
  • Next run for election:  2014
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  • Born in Coronado, San Diego County, Calif., June 21, 1947
  • Graduated from Palos Verdes High School, Palos Verdes Estates, Calif., 1965
  • Attended Los Angeles Harbor College, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965-1967
  • B.A., California State University, Long Beach, Calif., 1969
  • M.A., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif., 1971
  • Journalist
  • Assistant press secretary to the Ronald Reagan presidential campaigns of 1976 and 1980
  • Speechwriter and special assistant to President Ronald Reagan, 1981-1988
  • Elected as a Republican to the One Hundred First and to the thirteen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1989-present).