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Akilah Weber

D

Assembly Democrat

District 79, San Diego

Time in office

Assembly: 2021—Present

Background

Doctor/Councilmember/Educator

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Capitol office

Capitol Office, Room 5164
P.O. Box 942849, Sacramento, CA 94249-0079; (916) 319-2079

District office(s)

1350 Front Street, Suite 6046, San Diego, CA 92101; (619) 531-7913

Biographical information

Birth Place

San Diego, CA

Race/Ethnicity

African-American

Residence

La Mesa, CA

Gender

Female

Born

July 2, 1978

Identifies as

Straight

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How this legislator voted in 2019-2020

This legislator was not in the Legislature last session, so we don’t have enough data on how they vote yet. Check back next year!

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CalMatters coverage about this legislator

An unprecedented day for California

By Emily Hoeven, April 27, 2021

Election calendar crunch: Census count is running late

By Ben Christopher, April 8, 2021

Two audits tell the tale: How California failed to detect unemployment fraud

By Emily Hoeven, January 29, 2021

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Committees this legislator serves on

Being on a policy committee means the legislator works on these issues by considering bills relevant to the policy topic. The committee “chair” , chosen by the chamber leader, oversees the discussions of these bills. Members also serve on additional special, select, joint and sub committees, which can be found here.

Appropriations
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Fiscal bills, including bonds and alternative public financing.
Business and Professions
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Bills involving new regulatory entities within the Department of Consumer Affairs; elimination of regulatory entities within the DCA; health care professional licensing; Veterinarian licensing; Occupational licensing; Vocational education; Department of General Services; Product labeling.
Communications and Conveyance
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Bills including emergency communication networks, broadband, telecommunications, electronic privacy, electric vehicles.
Higher Education
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Bills involving higher education.
Rules
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Responsible for matters relating to the business of the Legislature; assigning bills to committees.

How special interest groups rate this legislator

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Assembly District 79 demographics

Assembly District 79 map
D

Safe Democratic district

Next election: 2022

How to read these charts

District
State

Voter registration

Dem
45%
46%
GOP
22%
24%
No party
27%
24%
Other
6%
6%

Race/ethnicity

Hispanic or Latino
37%
39%
White
30%
37%
Asian
18%
14%
Black or African American
10%
6%
Multi-race
4%
3%

Median household income

$74,483
$75,235

Median age

33.9
36.5

Poverty rate

13%
13%

Bachelor's degree or higher

34%
34%

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Most recent election

2021 Special
D

Akilah Weber

Democratic
52%
R

Marco Contreras

Republican
33.4%
D

Leticia Munguia

Democratic
8.2%
D

Shane Suzanne Parmely

Democratic
5.1%
D

Aeiramique Glass Blake

Democratic
1.3%

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