Brendan Smialowski, Agence France-Presse
42, Washington — 3, R
The first Hispanic to represent Washington state in Congress, Jamie founded the bipartisan Maternity Care Caucus after gaining national attention after advocating for her daughter who was born with a rare and dangerous medical condition.
After working as an intern for Washington Senator Joe Zarelli and legislative aide for U.S. Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Jaime became a Washington state representative before being elected to Congress in 2010.
Photo: Cornell Capa, JFK Library
42, California — 31, D