Diane E. Watson is an American politician who served as a United States Representative, United States Ambassador to the Republic
of Micronesia, California State Senator, and Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education member. The collection
covers Watson's time in the California State Senate, Ambassadorship to Micronesia, and in the U.S. Congress. It includes press
clippings collected and arranged by Watson's staff, a sizable collection of photographs from events throughout Watson's career,
correspondence, and documents from various events, meetings, and conferences.
Diane E. Watson (born November 12, 1933) is a former United States Representative (2001-2011), United States Ambassador to
the Republic of Micronesia (1999-2000), California State Senator (1978-1998), and Los Angeles Unified School District Board
of Education member (1975-1978). Watson's Congressional (32nd/33rd) and Senatorial (26th/28th/30th) districts are located
entirely within Los Angeles County, including Culver City, portions of the city of Los Angeles, and unincorporated areas of
Los Angeles County. She is a life-long resident of the area.
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