Former Dem Senator Barbara Boxer assaulted and Robbed in Oakland, California

Former Democrat Senator Barbara Boxer, who is 80 years old, was assaulted and robbed.

Her representatives tweeted Monday:

Earlier today former Senator Barbara Boxer was assaulted in the Jack London Square neighborhood of Oakland. The assailant pushed her in the back, stole her cell phone and jumped in a waiting car. She is thankful that she was not seriously injured.”