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Congresswoman Katie Porter was elected in 2018 to serve California’s 45th District. Before she took her oath of office, Congresswoman Porter was a consumer finance and protection expert, teaching at the University of California, Irvine, School of Law and overseeing settlement reforms totaling $9.5 billion as California’s independent bank monitor.
As a congresswoman, she continues to hold special interests accountable as a member of the House Financial Services Committee and a staunch opponent of the NRA. Whether she is casting a vote for universal background checks in the House or rallying for gun safety in her district with Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, Congresswoman Porter is never afraid to stand up for what is right.