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Jimmy GomezDEMDemocrat United States Representative, CA-34
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Jimmy Gomez (born November 25, 1974) is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative for California's 34th congressional district since 2017. His district includes the Los Angeles neighborhoods of Eagle Rock, Boyle Heights, Downtown Los Angeles, Koreatown, and other communities. A member of the Democratic Party, Gomez served in the California State Assembly from 2012 to 2017. Before entering electoral politics, Gomez was a labor organizer, serving as the legislative and political director for the United Nurses Associations of California/Union of Health-Care Professionals (UNAC/UHCP) and the political representative for the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME).Gomez serves on the House Ways and Means Committee, and is vice chair of the Committee on Oversight and Reform. He is a founding member of the Medicare for All Caucus. He is also a member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, the Congressional Progressive Caucus, the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, and the Congressional LGBTQ Equality Caucus.

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Campaign Funding

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$1,549,677
Total Raised
$1,485,466
Total Spent
$356,665
Cash on Hand
Top Industries  (1 - 4 of 10) View All Industries
99%
Lawyers/Law Firms$108,138
73%
Public Sector Unions$79,375
69%
Building Trade Unions$75,750
63%
Real Estate$69,000
52%
Misc Unions$56,560
42%
Casinos/Gambling$45,500
38%
Lobbyists$41,550
38%
Commercial Banks$41,150
35%
Health Professionals$38,645
35%
Accountants$38,200
Direct campaign contributions grouped by the industry industry of each donor/PAC.

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Funding generally from an organization's PAC or its members/employees. Organizations did not donate directly.
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics
Education5 - 5 of 3
Harvard University
Master of Public Policy
University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts
John F. Kennedy School of Government
Past Positions1 - 11 of 11
Representative
United States House of Representatives, California
2017 - Current
Assembly Member
California State Assembly
2012 - 2017
Majority Whip
California State Assembly
2012 - 2015
Political Director
United Nurses Associations of California
2009 - 2012
Adjunct Faculty Member
Los Angeles Community College
Former Editor-In-Chief
Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy
Former Employee
Michael Feuer, Los Angeles City Councilman
Former Employee
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
Former Employee
Office of Former Congresswoman Hilda Solis
Former Employee
Target
Former Employee
Subway
Other Experience1 - 30 of 30
Former Member
Los Angeles County Commission on Governmental Services
Member
California Democratic Party Rules Committee
Member
Democratic National Committee
Member
Board of Directors, Liberty Hill Foundation
Member
Puente Mentorship Program
Member
National League of Cities
Former Chair
Appropriations Committee, California State Assembly
Former Chair
Domestic Violence Committee, California State Assembly
Former Chair
Urban Rivers and Streams Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
National Security Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
The Interior, Energy and Environment Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Natural Resources Committee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
California-Mexico Bi-National Affairs Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Community College Affordability and Guided Pathways for Students Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Transportation Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Rules Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Natural Resources Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Health Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Business and Professions Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Community and Law Enforcement Relations and Responsibilities Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Workforce and Vocational Development Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Craft Brewing and Distilling Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Rail Committee, California State Assembly
Former Member
Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism, and Internet Media, California State Assembly
Former Member
Water, Power and Oceans Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Federal Lands Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives