California Congressional delegation:

Sen. Barbara Boxer and health care reform

Senator Barbara Boxer
Senator Barbara Boxer

Sen. Barbara Boxer
United States Senate
112 Hart Senate Office Building

Local Offices

Sen. Barbara Boxer
Suite 1748
312 North Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012-4701
Phone: 213-894-5000
Fax: 202-224-0357

Sen. Barbara Boxer
Suite 7-600
501 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-448-2787
Fax: 202-228-3865

Sen. Barbara Boxer
Suite 203
70 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: 510-286-8537
Fax: 202-224-0454

Sen. Barbara Boxer
Suite 2240
600 B Street
San Diego, CA 92101-4508
Phone: 619-239-3884
Fax: 202-228-3863

Sen. Barbara Boxer
Suite 5290
2500 Tulare Street
Fresno, CA 93721
Phone: 559-497-5109
Fax: 202-228-3865

Sen. Barbara Boxer
Suite 704
3403 10th Street
Riverside, CA 92501
Phone: 951-684-4849
Fax: 202-228-3868

Share how Sen. Boxer votes:

Sen. Barbara Boxer: key health care votes

5/25/2011 5:22 PM S.77: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: Senate motion to proceed rejected

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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Sen. Boxer voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

7/15/2008 5:58 PM S.177: Medicare Bill

Status: Senate veto overridden

On Overriding the Veto H.R. 6331 [more]

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Sen. Boxer voted Yes, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

11/25/2003 9:23 AM S.459: Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Bill

Status: Senate conference report agreed to

On the Conference Report H.R. 1 [more]

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Sen. Boxer voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

See how Sen. Barbara Boxer votes on Medicare legislation.

About Sen. Barbara Boxer

Current Office: Senator from California
Name: Barbara Boxer
Date Elected: 11/3/1992
Party: Democrat

Background Information:

Gender: Female
Birth Date: 11/11/1940
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Religion: Jewish
Spouse: Husband, Stewart Boxer
Children: 2
Grand Children: 4


  • BA, Brooklyn College

Professional Experience:

  • Journalist and Associate Editor, Pacific Sun newspaper
  • Stockbroker, economic researcher

Political Experience:

  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • Marin County Board of Supervisors


  • Committee on Environment and Public Works (Ranking Member)
  • Select Committee on Ethics (Vice Chairman)
  • Committee on Foreign Relations
  • Subcommittee on State Department and USAID Management, International Operations, and Bilateral International Development
  • Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific and International Cybersecurity Policy
  • Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights and Global Women's Issues (Ranking Member)