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Harris, Katherine

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Born: 1957 AD
Currently alive, at 57 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Representative

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1957 – She was born on the 5th day of April this year in Key West, Florida, USA. She grew up in a wealthy household in southern Florida, where her father was a very prominent banker and her grandfather a powerful landowner.

 

1994 – She was elected to the Florida state Senate.

 

1998 – She ran for Secretary of State. She wasn't expected to win, as her primary opponent was the incumbent, but won an easy victory in the primary and then a competitive general election.

 

2000 – Early this year, she had interest in running for the United States Senate, but was persuaded that she hadn't held her current office long enough.

 

2002 – With her office being abolished by a 1998 voter referendum, she ran for the U.S. House of Representatives in a district that includes her home town of Sarasota.

 

2004 – She again considered running for the U.S. Senate, but Republican activists persuaded her not to run.

 

2006 – She announced that she would definitely run for the United States Senate. Polls show her trailing badly in the general election, but she refused to withdraw from the race.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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