KNIGHT, Steve, (1966 - )


KNIGHT, Steve, a Representative from California; born in Edwards Air Force Base, Edwards, Kern County, Calif., December 17, 1966; graduated from Palmdale High School; A.A., Antelope Valley College, Lancaster, Calif., 2006; United States Army, 1985-1987; United States Army Reserve, 1987-1993; police officer, Los Angeles Calif.; member of the Palmdale, Calif., city council, 2005-2008; member of the California state assembly, 2008-2012, assistant minority leader, 2010-2012; vice mayor of Palmdale, Calif.; member of the California state senate, 2012-2014; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourteenth and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2015-present).