Barbara Boxer

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Democrat | Incumbent | California Senate candidate Full profile

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Barbara Boxer (D) faces Carly Fiorina (R) in the November election.
Barbara Boxer's references to opponent(s): 16 uses in the last 7 days (up 0%).

Compare how Barbara Boxer uses key words

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Top This Week

Obama

0,2,1,3,5,0,7,11

  • Last 7 days: 11 uses (up 57% over last week)

recovery

0,0,0,0,0,0,0,6

  • Last 7 days: 6 uses (up 600% over last week)

jobs

13,4,3,3,3,0,0,4

  • Last 7 days: 4 uses (up 400% over last week)

Top Overall

jobs

13,4,3,3,3,0,0,4

  • Overall: 431 uses since Aug. 30

Obama

0,2,1,3,5,0,7,11

  • Overall: 93 uses since Aug. 30

economy

0,1,0,0,3,0,2,0

  • Overall: 108 uses since Aug. 30

Colors correspond to a word's relative popularity in the last 7 days. Words in orange are being used more frequently this week; gray, less frequently. 'Sparkline' graphs plot each word's motion over the last 8 weeks.

Recent uses of words we're tracking

..."Glass" - Barbara Boxer Video - STAFF: Boxer talks California jobs in new web video - "Glass" - http://ow.ly/30zIi...

— via Facebook (October 28)

...Barbara Boxer: "I wish Carly Fiorina a speedy recovery. Her staff has said she will released from the hospital today and that's good news."...

— via Facebook (October 28)

...I wish Carly Fiorina a speedy recovery. Her staff has said she will be released from the hospital today and that's good news....

— via Twitter (October 27)

...I wish Carly Fiorina a speedy recovery. Her staff has said she will be released from the hospital today and that's good news....

— via Facebook (October 27)

... I wish Carly Fiorina a speedy recovery. Her staff has said she will be released from the hospital today and that's good news. - ...

— via RSS (October 27)

...I wish Carly Fiorina a speedy recovery. Her staff has said she will released from the hospital today and that's good news....

— via Twitter (October 27)

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