|Celebrated Name:||Barbara Boxer|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Barbara Levy Boxer|
|Age:||78 years old|
|Birth Date:||11 November 1940|
|Birth Place:||New York, New York, United States|
|Stewart Boxer (m. 1962)|
|Children:||Yes ( Nicole Boxer, Douglas Boxer)|
|Profession:||Retired American politician|
|Net Worth in 2019:||$8 million|
|Last Updated:||November 2019|
Barbara Boxer is a retired politician from the USA who has served as the U.S. Senator from California. She is from the Democratic Party and was the Senator from 1993 to 2017. From 1983 to 1993, Boxer was in the United States House of Representatives. She has held many important positions during her career as a politician. She has also worked as a journalist in ‘Pacific Sun’ and was on the House Armed Services Committee.
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Barbara Levy Boxer is the daughter of Ira and Sophie Levy. She was born on 11 November 1940, in Brooklyn, New York.
She completed her schooling in 1958 from George W. Wingate High School. She has got her BA degree in Economics from Brooklyn College.
In 1962, Barbara Boxer got married to Stewart Boxer. They are the parents of Nicole and Doug. In college, she joined the Delta Phi Epsilon sorority. She was also a cheerleader in the basketball team. She has criticized Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. Secretary of State during the war in Iraq.
She has been accused of failing to declare her property from 2002 and 2010. The Foundation charged her for Ethics in Public Service. She has made numerous speeches and statements during her career as an active politician.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 11 November 1940, Barbara Boxer is 78 years old as of today’s date 5th November 2019. Her height is 1.49 m tall, and her weight is 47 kg.
After completing her college, Barbara Boxer worked as a stockbroker and later moved to California. In 1972, she unsuccessfully contested against Peter Arrigoni. In the ‘70s, she also worked as the Pacific Sun’s journalist. In 1976, she was elected to the Marin County Board of Supervisors.
In 2005, Boxer released the novel entitled ‘A Time to Run.’ In 2009, she released her second novel called ‘Blind Trust.’ In 1982, she was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. Boxer represented the 6th congressional district of California.
Following her win, she has been reelected on four different occasions. She was the member of Select Committee on Children, Youth, and Families. In 1994, Boxer won the United States Senate election by defeating Bruce Herschensohn.
She again defeated Matt Fong, in the 1998 reelection. In 2010, she defeated Carly Fiorina. She has been a member of several committees including ‘Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation,’ ‘Committee on Foreign Relations,’ ‘Committee on Environment and Public Works,’ and ‘Select Committee on Ethics.’
Boxer has supported and objected to many laws in the USA. In 2008, she voted for the Emergency Economic Stabilisation Act. She has also voted for the Help America Vote Act 2002. She has opposed the US-India nuclear energy deal and has co-sponsored the Darfur Accountability Act of 2005.
Awards & Achievements
Barbara Boxer’s most significant career achievement is to be California’s Senator for 24 years. She has also been in many influential positions in her country. She has received honorary doctorate degrees from the Dominican University of California and Mills College.
Net Worth & Salary of Barbara Boxer in 2019
As of November 2019, The estimated net worth of Barbara Boxer is more than $8 million. She has been a successful female politician in the USA and has been a member of numerous committees and subcommittees. In 2016, she decided not to contest elections but still is active in various campaigns. Barbara Boxer has appeared in many TV shows like ‘The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,’ ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘Murphy Brown,’ ‘Parks and Recreation,’ and ‘Gilmore Girls.’ She was also seen in the 2002 movie ‘Traffic.’
Barbara Boxer is one of the most famous politicians in the United States. During her tenure, she has supported several bills and has also objected many of them. She has always voiced for change in the gun laws in the USA. She has successfully released novels and has delivered significant speeches in several venues. She has served as the Chairwoman of the Senate Environment Committee.