Gloria Negrete McLeod

Gloria Negrete McLeod ( born September 6, 1941 in Los Angeles, California) is an American politician. Since 2013, it represents the state of California in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Gloria Negrete McLeod visited the Chaffey Community College in Rancho Cucamonga. Later she worked in the teaching profession as Instructional Aide. Between 1995 and 2000 she was a member and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Chaffey Community College. At the same time they hit as a member of the Democratic Party launched a political career. Between 2000 and 2006 she was a deputy in the California State Assembly; 2006-2012 she was a member of the State Senate. In both chambers, she was a member of various committees.

In the congressional elections of 2012, Negrete on the 35th electoral district of California was in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where they on 3 January 2013, the successor of Maxine Waters took that changed in the 43rd district. In choosing it reached 56 percent of the vote. Your rival candidate Joe Baca came to 44 percent and had thus leaving the Congress.

Gloria Negrete McLeod is married and has ten grown children, 27 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.