American politician from California who represented the Republican Party and served as a Member of the California State Assembly from 1981 to 1993 and the California State Senate from 1993 to 2001.
She started out as a Sim Valley councilwoman and was serving as mayor when elected to the California State Assembly in 1980.
She was known for a proposal she had that would split the state of California into three separate states.
She comes from a family in California.
Another republican politician from California is Dana Rohrabacher.