RODGERS, Cathy McMorris, (1969 - )

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RODGERS, Cathy McMorris, (served under the name of McMorris, Cathy in the One Hundred Ninth Congress and the name McMorris Rodgers, Cathy in the One Hundred Tenth through One Hundred Fifteenth Congresses), a Representative from Washington; born in Salem, Marion County, Oreg., May 22, 1969; graduated from Kettle Falls High School, Kettle Falls, Wash., 1986; B.A., Pensacola Christian College, Pensacola, Fla., 1990; M.B.A., University of Washington, Seattle, Wash., 2002; family orchard business; member of the Washington state house of representatives, 1994-2004, minority leader, 2002-2003; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Ninth and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2005-present); chair, House Republican Conference (One Hundred Thirteenth through One Hundred Fifteenth Congresses).