Current Office: U.S. Representative
Current District: 18
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/02/2004
Next Election: 2006
International Relations [House]
Family: Wife: Dr. Kathie McLaughlin
3 Children: Brittany Mari, Elaina.
Birth date: 03/31/1959
Birthplace: Merced, CA
Home City: Atwater, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
BA, University of Maryland, 1982.
Executive, Bowling Alley
State Legislative Aide.
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 2002-present
Assemblymember, California State Assembly, 1996-2002
Member, Merced City Council, 1994-1995
Member, Atwater City Council, 1984-1987
Senior Whip, United States House of Representatives.
Member, California Governor's Commission on Veteran's Homes.
Co Chair, Blue Dog Coalition
Democratic Steering and Policy Committee.
Interest Group Ratings
Speeches and Public Statements
Key Staff Contacts
Washington DC Web Address:
Washington DC Web Mail Address:
Washington DC Address
435 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
District Address - Merced
2222 M Street, Suite 305
Merced, CA 95340
District Address - Modesto
1321 I Street, Suite 1
Modesto, CA 95354
District Address - Stockton
137 East Weber Avenue
Stockton, CA 95202