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Marie Alvarado-Gil


Senate Democrat

District 4, Modesto

Time in office

Senate: 2022—Present


Educator / State Commissioner

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Campaign contributions

Senator Marie Alvarado-Gil has taken at least $57,507 from the Finance, Insurance & Real Estate sector since she was elected to the legislature. That represents 9% of her total campaign contributions.

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Capitol office

1021 O Street, Suite 7240, Sacramento, CA 95814-4900; (916) 651-4004

District office(s)

1020 15th Street, Suite 21, Modesto, CA 95354; (209) 576-6001

4364 Town Center Boulevard, Suite 313, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762; (916) 933-8680

Biographical information

Birth Place

Mountain View, CA




Jackson, CA




December 24, 1973

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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 Marie Alvarado-Gil has taken from the various sectors since she was elected to the legislature.

Broad sector Amount Percent
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
$57,507 $57k 9%
General Business
$54,318 $54k 9%
$53,100 $53k 9%
$53,100 $53k 9%
Government Agencies/Education/Other
$47,500 $47k 8%
$44,200 $44k 7%
Candidate Contributions
$34,500 $34k 6%
Energy & Natural Resources
$27,700 $27k 5%
Ideology/Single Issue
$22,017 $22k 4%
Communications & Electronics
$15,778 $15k 3%
$9,400 $9k 2%
$5,500 $5k <1%
Unitemized Contributions
$2,168 $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

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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Bills relating to agriculture.
Business, Professions and Economic Development
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Bills relating to most business and professional practices and regulations.
Governmental Organization
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Bills relating to state government organization, horseracing, public gaming, the National Guard, alcoholic beverages, and management of public safety emergencies and disaster response, and legislation permitting the use of state-controlled lands.
Human Services (Chair)
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Bills relating to CalWORKs and other welfare programs; CalFresh; child welfare and foster care; services to persons with disabilities; in-home supportive services (IHSS); aging and long-term care; community care licensing; and, social services and rehabilitative services, in general.
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Bills related to life, disability, automobile, residential, commercial, and other types of insurance. Also, the State Compensation Insurance Fund and the Department of Insurance.
Military and Veterans Affairs
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Bills pertaining to veterans, military affairs, and armories; amending the state’s Military and Veterans Code; oversight of programs managed by the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet) and the California Military Department (CMD).

How special interest groups rate this legislator

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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.
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.
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.

Sponsored travel in 2022

Gifts reported in 2022

Senate District 4 demographics

Senate District 4 map

Leans Republican district

Next election: 2026

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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

Marie Alvarado-Gil


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CalMatters coverage about this legislator

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