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Ellen Tauscher


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-05-1996 Democratic CD-10 137726 Win
11-03-1998 Democratic CD-10 127134 Win
11-07-2000 Democratic CD-10 160429 Win
11-05-2002 Democratic CD-10 126390 Win
11-02-2004 Democratic CD-10 182750 Win
11-07-2006 Democratic CD-10 130859 Win
11-04-2008 Democratic CD-10 192226 Win

Candidate Biography:

Ellen O'Kane Tauscher
Born: November 15, 1951 in Newark, New Jersey
Married: ???? (1980s?), William Tauscher (m. 1989, div. 1999), James Leonard Cieslak (m. 2009)
Child: Katherine
Died: April 29, 2019 in Stanford, CA

1977-1979: Investment Banker, New York Stock Exchange
1979-1983: Officer, American Stock Exchange
2008: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
2009: Resigned from the United States House of Representatives on June 26.
2009-2012: Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, U. S. Department of State
2012: Special Envoy for Strategic Stability and Missile Defense, U. S. Department of State