Barbara Ann Mikulski (born July 20, 1936) is the senior United States Senator from Maryland and a member of the Democratic Party. Mikulski, a former United States Representative, is the longest-serving female senator and the longest-serving woman in the history of the U.S. Congress, having served since 1977.
Raised in the Highlandtown neighborhood of East Baltimore, Mikulski attended ... more »
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''I would like to be the first ambassador to the United States from the United States.''Barbara Mikulski (b. 1936), U.S. politician. As quoted in Ms. magazine, p. 108 (November 1973). At the time, the former liberal United States Cong...
''America is not a melting pot. It is a sizzling cauldron.''Barbara Mikulski (b. 1936), U.S. politician. As quoted in The Decade of Women, by Suzanne Levine and Harriet Lyons (1980). Said in June 1970.