US Senator , State of Minnesota (D)
Amy Klobuchar is a Minnesota US senator, the first woman elected to the office from that state. She serves on the Senate Judiciary Committee, having chaired and been the ranking member of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, and is a consumer protection advocate as a Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Technology member. Prior to election, Klobuchar was a partner at Dorsey & Whitney and Gray, Plant, Mooty law firms, and she served for eight years as attorney of Hennepin County, MN. As a senator, The Washington Post has called her talented and effective, and Working Mother magazinenamed her Best in Congress for her efforts on behalf of working families.