Politician Info
A Katie Porter (D - CA) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE

Porter is the first Democrat to be elected to represent her district, which covers much of south-central Orange County. She was voted toughest questioner in Congress for her tough questions to corporate executives on wage and banking issues. 

She raised more than $1 million in the final quarter of 2019, leaving her with $2.7 million in the bank in her bid to hang on to the seat she won in 2018. Her leading opponent, Republican Donald Sedgwick of Laguna Hills, reported $521,405 on hand.

Holds office U.S. House District 45

Candidate in race for U.S. House District 45

Biography

Porter attended Harvard University and Yale University; she most recently taught at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. She is a mother of three. 

Position on Marijuana Legalization

Declared support for legal marijuana in response to questionnaire from Cal NORML

Co-sponsored Legislation

H.R.3884 - MORE (Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement) Act of 2019

2019 - HR 2093 - STATES Act (2019-2020)

 

Votes
2019: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595
Yes
2019: Blumenauer/McClintock/Norton Amendment to Protect Legalization
Yes
Address

1117 Longworth House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515

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