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Sinema, Kyrsten

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Personal name headingSinema, Kyrsten
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Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1976-07-12
Place of birthTucson (Ariz.)
AffiliationArizona. Legislature. House of Representatives
Arizona. Legislature. Senate
United States. Congress. House
United States. Congress. Senate
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Brigham Young University
Arizona State University
Profession or occupationLegislators Lawyers College teachers Social workers
Found inSinema, Kyrsten. Unite and conquer, c2009: ECIP t.p. (Kyrsten Sinema)
The Arena (Politico magazine) website, 2011?, viewed May 27, 2015 (State Senator Kyrsten Sinema; law degree and master's degree in social work, Arizona State University; pursuing her Ph.D. in the School of Justice and Social Inquiry at ASU, where she is adjunct professor, School of Social Work; she practices law when not in session; in 2006 she chaired Arizona Together, the first and only successful effort in the country to defeat a same-sex marriage ballot initiative)
U.S. Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema website, viewed May 27, 2015 (serving Arizona's 9th District) biography (has been appointed to House Committee on Financial Services)
Wikipedia, May 27, 2015 (Kyrsten Sinema; b. in Tucson July 12, 1976; American politician, first elected as U.S. Representative in 2012; member of the Democratic Party; served in both chambers of the Arizona legislature, elected to the Arizona House of Representatives in 2005, and the Arizona Senate in 2011)
Biographical directory of the United States Congress, viewed June 18, 2019: (Sinema, Kyrsten, a Senator and a Representative from Arizona; born in Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., July 12, 1976; B.A., Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah; M.S., Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz., 1999; J.D., Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz., 2004; Ph.D., Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz., 2012; social worker; lawyer, private practice; adjunct professor; unsuccessful candidate for election to the Arizona state house of representatives in 2002; member of the Arizona state house of representatives, 2004-2010; member of the Arizona state senate, 2010-2012; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Thirteenth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2013-January 3, 2019); was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives but was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 2018 for the term ending January 3, 2025)
Associated languageeng