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Dawn Addis

D

Assembly Democrat

District 30, San Luis Obispo

Time in office

Assembly: 2022—Present

Background

City Councilmember / Teacher

Campaign contributions

Assemblymember Dawn Addis has taken at least $378,000 from the Labor sector since she was elected to the legislature. That represents 35% of her total campaign contributions.

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Capitol office

Capitol Office, 1021 O Street, Suite 5350
P.O. Box 942849, Sacramento, CA 94249-0030; (916) 319-2030

District office(s)

1304 Broad Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401; (805) 549-3381

99 Pacific Street, Suite 575G, Monterey, CA 93940; (831) 649-2832

Biographical information

Birth Place

California

Race/Ethnicity

White

Residence

Morro Bay, CA

Gender

Female

Born

July 12, 1972

Identifies as

Straight

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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 Dawn Addis has taken from the various sectors since she was elected to the legislature.

Broad sector Amount Percent
Labor
$378,384 $378k 35%
Ideology/Single Issue
$91,400 $91k 8%
Candidate Contributions
$66,500 $66k 6%
Government Agencies/Education/Other
$46,605 $46k 4%
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
$27,550 $27k 3%
Lawyers & Lobbyists
$24,396 $24k 2%
Health
$23,006 $23k 2%
General Business
$17,800 $17k 2%
Unitemized Contributions
$16,985 $16k 2%
Communications & Electronics
$10,399 $10k <1%
Agriculture
$9,550 $9k <1%
Transportation
$3,500 $3k <1%
Party
$3,352 $3k <1%
Energy & Natural Resources
$2,900 $2k <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

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Higher Education
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Bills involving higher education.
Military and Veterans Affairs
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Bills involving Cal-Vet loan program, Department of Veterans Affairs, National Guard and veterans
Natural Resources
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Bills involving air quality, climate change, energy efficiency, renewable energy, California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), coastal protection, forestry, land conservation, oil spills, solid waste and recycling.
Public Employment and Retirement
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Bills involving state and local government employees, classified school employees, employer-employee relations, public employee retirement.
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 30 demographics

Assembly District 30 map
D

Safe Democratic district

Next election: 2024

How to read these charts

District
State

Voter registration

Dem
46%
47%
GOP
27%
24%
No party
20%
23%

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
D

Dawn Addis

Democratic
60%
R

Vicki Nohrden

Republican
40%

CalMatters coverage about this legislator

California business and labor at odds

By Sameea Kamal, February 7, 2023

California budget season starts off with a bang

By Emily Hoeven, December 8, 2022

Fight escalates between Newsom, oil industry

By Emily Hoeven, October 3, 2022

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Other legislators

Here are any other legislators from Assembly District 30 we have profiles for since CalMatters launched the Legislator Tracker in 2021.

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