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'''Joe Baca''' is a [[Democratic]] representative of the 43rd district of [[California]].
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|Project = Congress
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|Name = Joe Baca
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|Profile picture = Joe Baca.jpg
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|Position = U.S. House, California District 43
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|Status = Incumbent
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|Tenure = 1999-Present
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|Term ends = January 3, 2013
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|Assumed office = 1999
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|Political party = Democratic
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|Office website = http://Baca.house.gov/
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|Leadership = Speaker Pro Tempore, California State Assembly
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|Years leadership = 1995-1998
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|Base salary = $174,000/year
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|Last election = November 2, 2010
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|First elected = November 16, 1999
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|Term limits = N/A
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|Next election = November 6, 2012
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|Prior office = California State Senate
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|Prior office years = 1998-1999
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|Prior office 2 = California State Assembly
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|Prior office 2 years = 1992-1998
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|Birthday = January 23, 1947
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|Place of birth = Belen, NM
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}}{{tnr}}'''Joe Baca''' (b. January 23, 1947) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[U.S. House]] representing [[California]]'s 43rd congressional district.  Baca was first elected to the House in 1999.  
  
{{US House of Representatives}}
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==Career==
[[Category:U.S. House of Representatives]]
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Below is an abbreviated outline of Baca's academic, professional and political career:<ref>[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=b001234 ''Biographical Director of the United States Congress'' "Joe Baca," Accessed November 14, 2011]</ref>
[[Category:Starter class U.S. House of Representatives]]
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*1971: Graduated from California State University, Los Angeles
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*1966-1968: United States Army
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*1992-1999: [[California State Assembly]]
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*1999: [[California State Senate]]
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*1999-Present: U.S Representative from California
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==Committee assignments==
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===U.S. House===
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====2011-2012====
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*[[United States House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture|Agriculture Committee]]
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**Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, and Credit
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**Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry
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**Subcommittee on Nutrition and Horticulture, ''Ranking Member
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*[[United States House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services|Financial Services Committee]]
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**Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
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**Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
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==Issues==
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===Political positions===
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====Percentage voting with party====
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=====November 2011=====
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===Sponsored legislation===
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==Elections==
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===2010===
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On November 2, 2010, Baca won re-election to the [[United States House]].  He defeated asfdsdf in the general election.<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/2010election.pdf ''U.S. Congress House Clerk'' "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
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===2010===
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Baca won re-election to the U.S. House in 2010. During that election cycle, Baca's campaign committee raised a total of $ and spent $ .<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/politicians/summary.php?cycle=2010&type=I&cid=N00025330&newMem=N ''Open Secrets'' "Joe Baca 2010 Election Cycle," Accessed November 14, 2011]</ref>
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His top 5 contributors between 2009-2010 were:
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==Personal==
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Baca and his wife, Barbara, have four children.
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==External links==
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{{CongLinks | congbio = b001234 | votesmart = BS026231 | washpo = Joe_Baca | govtrack = 400009 | opencong = 400009_Joe_Baca | cspan = 81682 | ontheissues = CA/Joe_Baca.htm | surge = | legistorm = 108/Rep_Joe_Baca_CA.html | fec = H6CA42099 | opensecrets = N00007089 | followthemoney = | nyt = | findagrave = }}
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==References==
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{{succession box | before = [[Ken Calvert]] |title = [[U.S. House]] - California District 43 | years = 1999-Present | after = -}}
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[[Category:U.S. House, California]]
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[[Category:112th Congress]]
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[[Category:California]]

Revision as of 02:32, 15 November 2011

Joe Baca
Joe Baca.jpg
U.S. House, California District 43
Incumbent
In office
1999-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 15
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Speaker Pro Tempore, California State Assembly
1995-1998
Compensation
Base salary$174,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 16, 1999
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
California State Senate
1998-1999
California State Assembly
1992-1998
Education
Bachelor'sCalifornia State University-Los Angeles, 1971
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 23, 1947
Place of birthBelen, NM
Websites
Office website
Joe Baca (b. January 23, 1947) is a Democratic member of the U.S. House representing California's 43rd congressional district. Baca was first elected to the House in 1999.

Career

Below is an abbreviated outline of Baca's academic, professional and political career:[1]

Committee assignments

U.S. House

2011-2012

  • Agriculture Committee
    • Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, and Credit
    • Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry
    • Subcommittee on Nutrition and Horticulture, Ranking Member
  • Financial Services Committee
    • Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
    • Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations

Issues

Political positions

Percentage voting with party

November 2011

Joe Baca voted with the Democratic Party ' of the time, which ranked among the House Democratic members as of 2011.[2]

Elections

2010

On November 2, 2010, Baca won re-election to the United States House. He defeated asfdsdf in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Baca Incumbent Expression error: Unexpected < operator.%
     Democratic Expression error: Unexpected < operator.%
Total Votes 0

Campaign donors

2010

Baca won re-election to the U.S. House in 2010. During that election cycle, Baca's campaign committee raised a total of $ and spent $ .[4]

His top 5 contributors between 2009-2010 were:

U.S. House, California District 43, 2010 - Joe Baca Campaign Contributions
Total Raised
Total Spent
Total Raised by General Election Opponent
Total Spent by General Election Opponent
Top contributors to Joe Baca's campaign committee
Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee

Personal

Baca and his wife, Barbara, have four children.

External links


References

Political offices
Preceded by
Ken Calvert
U.S. House - California District 43
1999-Present
Succeeded by
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