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News - May 3, 2019

Former Tri-Valley Congresswoman Ellen Tauscher dies

Legislator served Livermore, other areas for 12 years before joining Obama administration

by Jeremy Walsh

Former U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher, a centrist Democrat who represented the Tri-Valley in Congress for years and was known as a pioneering leader throughout her professional and political careers, died on Monday following a bout with pneumonia, according to a statement released by her family. She was 67.

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Editor's note: Information from the Bay City News Service was used in this report.


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