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Mia Bonta

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Assembly Democrat

District 18, Oakland

Time in office

Assembly: 2021—Present

Background

School Board President

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Capitol office

Capitol Office, Room 5128
P.O. Box 942849, Sacramento, CA 94249-0018; (916) 319-2018

District office(s)

1515 Clay Street, Suite 2204, Oakland, CA 94612; (510) 286-1670

Biographical information

Birth Place

New York, NY

Race/Ethnicity

Black Latina

Residence

Alameda, CA

Gender

Female

Born

January 26, 1972

Identifies as

Straight

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How this legislator voted in 2019-2020

This legislator was not in the Legislature last session, so we don’t have enough data on how they vote yet. Check back next year!

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CalMatters coverage about this legislator

Charity and politics: California elected officials would have to disclose their connections under proposed rule

By Laurel Rosenhall, July 13, 2021

A hot and dangerous weekend

By Emily Hoeven, July 9, 2021

Cities crack down on homeless encampments

By Emily Hoeven, July 1, 2021

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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.

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 →

This legislator was not in the Legislature last session, so special interest groups have not rated them recently. Check back next year!

Assembly District 18 demographics

Assembly District 18 map
D

Safe Democratic district

Next election: 2022

How to read these charts

District
State

Voter registration

Dem
66%
46%
GOP
6%
24%
No party
24%
24%
Other
4%
6%

Race/ethnicity

Hispanic or Latino
28%
39%
White
25%
37%
Asian
22%
14%
Black or African American
20%
6%
Multi-race
5%
3%

Median household income

$72,277
$75,235

Median age

37.1
36.5

Poverty rate

15%
13%

Bachelor's degree or higher

39%
34%

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Most recent election

2021 Special
D

Mia Bonta

Democratic
56.9%
D

Janani Ramachandran

Democratic
43.1%

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