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Eloise Gómez Reyes

D

Assembly Democrat

District 50, San Bernardino

Time in office

Assembly: 2016—Present

Background

Educator / Businesswoman/Attorney

Campaign contributions

Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes has taken at least $1.1 million from the Labor sector since she was elected to the legislature. That represents 26% of her total campaign contributions.

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Capitol office

Capitol Office, 1021 O Street, Suite 8210
P.O. Box 942849, Sacramento, CA 94249-0050; (916) 319-2050

District office(s)

290 North D Street, Suite 903, San Bernardino, CA 92401; (909) 381-3238

Biographical information

Birth Place

Colton, CA

Race/Ethnicity

Latina

Residence

Colton, CA

Gender

Female

Born

January 27, 1956

Identifies as

Straight

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How this legislator voted in 2021-2022

Campaign contributions received by sector

OpenSecrets and CalMatters have categorized campaign contributions to legislators based on the economic sector that the donor represents. Methodology →

This is how much money Eloise Gómez Reyes has taken from the various sectors since she was elected to the legislature.

Broad sector Amount Percent
Labor
$1,058,173 $1.1 M 26%
Lawyers & Lobbyists
$367,177 $367k 9%
Unitemized Contributions
$307,729 $307k 7%
Government Agencies/Education/Other
$200,404 $200k 5%
Health
$199,043 $199k 5%
Candidate Contributions
$193,848 $193k 5%
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
$156,123 $156k 4%
Ideology/Single Issue
$141,380 $141k 3%
Energy & Natural Resources
$138,600 $138k 3%
Communications & Electronics
$108,341 $108k 3%
General Business
$85,883 $85k 2%
Construction
$46,250 $46k 1%
Transportation
$40,900 $40k <1%
Agriculture
$20,133 $20k <1%
Defense
$250 $250 <1%
Party
$100 $100 <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.

Aging and Long-Term Care
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Bills involving area agencies on aging, California Department of Aging, long-term supports and services, Older Americans Act, Older Californians Act, senior citizen advocacy activities, the California Senior Legislature, services for seniors in residential and day settings and the California Commission on Aging.
Budget
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Oversees Assembly consideration of the annual state budget including oversight of several budget subcommittees.
Judiciary
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Bills involving family law, product liability, tort liability, Civil Code, and Evidence Code.
Labor and Employment
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Primary jurisdictions are wages, hours, employment discrimination, Cal-OSHA, employment development, and public job programs.
Utilities and Energy
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Bills involving the California Energy Commission; California Independent System Operator; California Public Utilities Commission; Electric generation; Electric grid; Energy providers; utility rates; water utilities.

How special interest groups rate this legislator

Special interest groups are organizations that advocate on behalf of shared interests, such as protecting the environment. Many interest groups rate politicians on how well their voting records agree with each group's goals. See a selection of these ratings for this legislator. Methodology →

92%
2021
American Civil Liberties Union
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The ACLU has major chapters in Northern California and Southern California and advocates on criminal justice, free speech and other issues.
18%
2022
California Chamber of Commerce
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The California Chamber of Commerce includes an advocacy arm for employers. It says it has more than 14,000 members representing a quarter of the state’s private sector workforce, and it issues an annual “job killer” list of bills.
100%
2021
California Environmental Voters
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California Environmental Voters advocates for environmental protection and climate change mitigation. It was started in 1972.
95%
2021
California Labor Federation
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The California Labor Federation is an umbrella organization for more than 1,200 labor unions representing 2.1 million workers in manufacturing, retail, construction, hospitality, public sector, health care, entertainment and other industries.
100%
2022
California Teachers Association
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The California Teachers Association is a labor organization representing teachers and other employees at K-12 schools and community colleges. With 310,000 members, it is the largest affiliate of the National Education Association.
100%
2021
Courage California
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Courage California is a progressive advocacy organization seeking policy change on issues including equity, representative democracy and institutional corruption.
100%
2021
Equality California
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Equality California says it has more than 900,000 members and is the largest statewide organization of its kind. It advocates for equal rights and other issues of concern to the LGBTQ community.
F
2022
Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association
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The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association advocates for limited taxation and for the “economical, equitable and efficient use of taxpayer dollars.” It was founded by Howard and Estelle Jarvis, who championed Proposition 13 in 1978, California’s landmark property tax limit.
80%
2022
Sierra Club
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The Sierra Club has 13 chapters with more than 400,000 members in California and advocates on environmental and climate change issues.

Assembly District 50 demographics

Assembly District 50 map
D

Safe Democratic district

Next election: 2022

How to read these charts

District
State

Voter registration

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

Eloise Gómez Reyes (Incumbent)

Democratic
56.9%
R

Sheela Stark

Republican
43.1%

CalMatters coverage about this legislator

Inside lawmakers' climate trips to Egypt, Japan

By Emily Hoeven, November 16, 2022

‘I’m already stressing out’: Families to face bigger bills for subsidized child care as California ends waivers

By Elizabeth Aguilera, October 7, 2022

California's climate countdown: Can the state power through it?

By Emily Hoeven, August 15, 2022

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