Local Elected Official (Female)

Doris Matsui

Doris Matsui has been representing the people of Sacramento as congresswoman since 2005. Anyone who says she is simply following in the footsteps of her late husband, Robert, whose role she succeeded (by election) after his death, may not be aware that Matsui is a veteran of the Clinton Administration and a key member of the 1992 Presidential Transition Board. She also served on numerous advisory boards, community organizations and honorary committees in both the Sacramento and Washington, DC areas. Her key issue regarding Sacramento: flood protection.