|Born:||February 15, 1965 (age 56)|
|Career:||U.S. House of Representatives, 2015-present|
Nassau County (New York) district attorney, 2006-2015
|Education:||Catholic University of America|
Kathleen Rice was elected in November 2014 to serve New York's 4th congressional district.
Rice was born on Feb. 15, 1965, in Manhattan. She graduated from Catholic University of America and attended law school at Touro College. After graduating, she worked as a federal prosecutor in Philadelphia.
Prior to serving in Congress, Rice served as a federal prosecutor in the U.S. attorney's office in Philadelphia, as an assistant district attorney in the Kings County District attorney's office in New York City and as Nassau County district attorney. Rice was the first woman to be elected Nassau County District Attorney, a position she held until she was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.
For information on Rice's policy subject areas, committee appointments and sponsored/co-sponsored legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives, please visit her profile on https://www.congress.gov.