Name: John Campbell
Birth place: Los Angeles
How long have you lived in the 48th district? My wife, Catherine, and I have lived in Irvine for more than 31 years. We have two grown sons, both graduates of Irvine public schools and USC.
Occupation: U.S. representative, 48th District, certified public accountant and small business owner
Education: bachelor's dgree in economics from UCLA (1976); master's of business taxation from USC (1977)
Previously elected or appointed positions: I am honored to have been elected to the California state Assembly, California state Senate and United States House of Representatives to represent our area.
Community organizations you belong to: Laguna Canyon Foundation, Friends of Miocean, Irvine Public Schools Foundation, USC Leventhal School of Accounting Board of Advisors, Crime Survivors Advisory Board, YMCA of Orange County President’s Advisory Council (Partial List)
What is the most critical issue now in the 48th Congressional District? No matter where you live, the most critical issue facing this nation is the economy. When the federal government racks up enormous debt, the economy is negatively affected: We see storefronts close, jobs disappear and homes go into foreclosure.