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Darrell Issa
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Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from California
Assumed office
January 3, 2021
Preceded by Duncan D. Hunter
Constituency 50th district
In office
January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2019
Preceded by Ron Packard
Succeeded by Mike Levin
Constituency 48th district (2001–2003)
49th district (2003–2019)
Chair of the House Oversight Committee
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015
Preceded by Edolphus Towns
Succeeded by Jason Chaffetz
Personal details
Born
Darrell Edward Issa

November 1, 1953 (1953-11-01) (age 67)
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Kathy Stanton
Children 1
Education Siena Heights University (BA)
Net worth $436.5 millon (est. 2014)
Signature Darrell Issa
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Army
Years of service 1970–1972
1976–1980
Rank US military captain's rank.gif Captain

Darrell Edward Issa ( born November 1, 1953) is an American businessman and politician. He is the U.S. Representative for California's 50th congressional district since 2021. Before, he was the Republican U.S. Representative for California's 49th congressional district, from 2001 to 2019.

In January 2018, Issa announced his retirement from Congress. On September 19, 2018, President Donald Trump nominated Issa as Director of the United States Trade and Development Agency.

On September 26, 2019, Issa announced that he was running for California's 50th congressional district in the 2020 election. He won the general election in November 2020.

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