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Jose Medina


Assembly Democrat

District 61

Time in office

Assembly: 2012-2022


Riverside Educator / Boardmember


Legislator is no longer in office. This page is for archival purposes. It reflects the last district this legislator represented when they were in office.

Biographical information

Birth Place

San Jose, CA






March 29, 1953

Identifies as


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CalMatters coverage about this legislator

California high schools are adding hundreds of ethnic studies classes. Are teachers prepared?

By Megan Tagami, March 29, 2023

Campus advocates provide key support to sexual assault survivors — but 'superheroes' are in short supply

By Mallika Seshadri and Zaeem Shaikh, September 28, 2022

How much student housing does $1.4 billion buy?

By Mikhail Zinshteyn, July 8, 2022

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