Barbara Boxer

Boxer to Hold Fundraiser for Dems in Seat Left Open by Issa’s Exit 

Dems urgently try to winnow field with polls showing nightmare shut-out scenario 

Former Sen. Barbara Boxer, a liberal icon in California who is trying to help Democrats win back several Congressional seats, will host a fundraiser this week in a critical California swing district amid new fears that Democrats could be shut out of the general election thanks to the state’s top-two primary system.