Glass House: California Legislator Tracker


Bill Essayli


Assembly Republican

District 63, Riverside

Time in office

Assembly: 2022—Present


Attorney / Business Owner

Campaign contributions

Assemblymember Bill Essayli has taken at least $53,900 from the Labor sector since he was elected to the legislature. That represents 11% of his total campaign contributions.

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Capitol office

1021 O Street, Suite 4520
P.O. Box 942849-0063; (916) 319-2063

District office(s)

1223 University Avenue, Suite 230, Riverside, CA 92507; (951) 369-6644

Biographical information

Birth Place

Anaheim, CA


Middle Eastern (Lebanese)


Corona, CA




November 24, 1985

Identifies as


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How this legislator voted in 2021-2022

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Campaign contributions received by sector

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This is how much money Bill Essayli has taken from the various sectors since he was elected to the legislature.

Broad sector Amount Percent
$53,900 $53k 11%
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
$50,925 $50k 10%
Government Agencies/Education/Other
$41,600 $41k 9%
Candidate Contributions
$26,254 $26k 5%
General Business
$23,050 $23k 5%
Ideology/Single Issue
$17,450 $17k 4%
$17,050 $17k 4%
$16,800 $16k 3%
$14,800 $14k 3%
Energy & Natural Resources
$11,400 $11k 2%
Communications & Electronics
$7,000 $7k 1%
$3,500 $3k <1%
$788 $788 <1%
Unitemized Contributions
$569 $569 <1%
Lawyers & Lobbyists
$500 $500 <1%
Note: The above percentages might not add up to exactly 100% because we are not displaying any contributions that have not yet been classified.

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.

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Oversees Assembly consideration of the annual state budget including oversight of several budget subcommittees.
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Bills involving elections, campaign finance, the California Political Reform Act and redistricting.
Insurance (Vice Chair)
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Bills including insurance (excluding health insurance), workers compensation, and unemployment compensation.
Judiciary (Vice Chair)
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Bills involving family law, product liability, tort liability, Civil Code, and Evidence Code.
Privacy and Consumer Protection
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Bills involving technology-related issues, consumer protection, personal information, data security, false advertising, charitable solicitations; oversight of the Department of Technology.
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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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Sponsored travel in 2022

Gifts reported in 2022

Assembly District 63 demographics

Assembly District 63 map

Leans Republican district

Next election: 2024

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Voter registration

No party

Census data on race/ethnicity, household income, age, poverty rate, and education level will be provided when available.

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Most recent election

2022 General

Bill Essayli


Fauzia Rizvi


CalMatters coverage about this legislator

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By Alejandro Lazo, September 5, 2023

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