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HARRIS, Katherine, a Representative from Florida; born in Key West, Monroe County,
Fla., April 5, 1957; attended University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain, 1978; B.A.,
Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Ga., 1979; M.P.A., Harvard University, Cambridge,
Mass., 1996; real estate broker; member of the Florida state senate, 1994-1998;
Florida secretary of state, 1999-2002; elected as a Republican to the One
Hundred Eighth Congress and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2003-January
3, 2007); not a candidate for reelection, but was an unsuccessful candidate to
the United States Senate in 2006.
BibliographyKatherine Harris in
Women in Congress, 1917-2006. Prepared under the direction of
the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History &
Preservation, U.S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing