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Record and controversies
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The daughter of former University of South Florida President, former Hillsborough County Commissioner, former Florida Education Commissioner and 2004 United States Senate candidate Betty Castor, Kathy was born in 1966 in Miami and raised in Tampa. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in political science from Emory University. She earned her law degree from Florida State University. With her husband, she has two daughters. Prior to running for Congress she served as a Hillsborough County commissioner. 
2006 congressional elections
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Money in politics
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- Revolving door profile for Kathy Castor from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- 2006 privately funded travel profile for Kathy Castor from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- Personal finance profile for Kathy Castor from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
Committees and Affiliations
- House Committee on Armed Services
- Subcommittee on Air and Land Forces
- Subcommittee on Terrorism, Unconventional Threats and Capabilities
- House Committee on Rules
More Background Data
4144 N Armenia Ave
Tampa, FL 33607
Articles and resources
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|Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives|
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|Committees: House Committee on Armed Services, House Committee on Armed Services/Subcommittee on Air and Land Forces, House Committee on Armed Services/Subcommittee on Terrorism Unconventional Threats and Capabilities, House Committee on Rules, House Committee on Rules/Subcommittee on Rules and Organization of the House|
|First Elected to Current Office:
November 7, 2006
|First Took Current Office:
January 4, 2007
November 2, 2010
|Previous Political Work?
None or Not Available
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Date of Birth: August 20, 1966