Rep. Diana DeGette is a rising star in the Democratic Party and is running for her eleventh term representing Colorado’s 1st District, which encompasses the Denver metro area. DeGette served two terms in the Colorado House of Representatives before being elected to Congress, including a stint as assistant minority leader from 1993-1995. DeGette served as the vice chair of the Committee on Energy and Commerce during the 110th Congress and serves as the ranking member of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. In 2005 she was appointed chief deputy whip for the House Democrats. DeGette is a longtime supporter of Israel and the two state solution, and JStreetPAC is proud to endorse her.