Representative Darrell Issa's Biography


Full Name: Darrell Issa
Current Office: U.S. House - District 49, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 49
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy; 1 Child: William
Birth Date: 11/01/1953
Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
Home City: Vista, CA
Religion: Christian Eclectic: Father-Catholic, Mother-Mormon, raised in a Jewish neighborhood as a Lebanese American
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  • Favorite Book:

    Atlas Shrugged (Ayn Rand) and anything by Lee Iacocca

  • Favorite Movie:

    Battlestar Galactica

  • Favorite Musician:

    Anything from the 1960's, Harry Chapin, Jim Croce

  • Favorite Quote:

    "An appeaser is one who feeds the crocodile - hoping it will eat him last." - Winston Churchill.
    "To sit back hoping that someday, someway, someone will make things right is to go on feeding the crocodile, hoping he will eat you last - but eat you he will." - President Ronald Reagan

  • Favorite TV Shows:

    Law and Order, House, MASH


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1800 Thibodo Road, Suite 300
Vista, CA 92081
Phone: 760-598-3535
Phone: 760-689-2220

Washington, D.C.
2347 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-3906
Fax: 202-225-3303

1800 Thibodo Road #310
Vista, CA 92081

Phone: 760-599-5000
Fax: 760-599-1178