Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-California) biography

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Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-CA 36th District)

4th term Democrat from California 36th District.


Residence: Palm Desert

Marital Status: Married (Monica Rivers)

Prev. Occupation: Physician

Education: BS University of California - Los Angeles, 1994; MPP Harvard University, 2001; MPH Harvard University, 2007

Birthdate: 08/25/1972

Birthplace: Zacatecas, Mexico

Religion: Seventh-Day Adventist

Percentage in Last Election: 61%

Major Opponent: Jeff Stone


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Raul Ruiz.


Washington, D.C. Office:

2342 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-0536
Phone: (202) 225-5330
Fax: (202) 225-1238

Palm Desert Office: (more district offices)

43875 Washington Street, Suite F
Palm Desert, California 92211
Phone: (760) 424-8888
Fax: (760) 424-8993


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Tim Delmonico
  • Scheduler: Lauren Heasley
  • Telecomm LA: Austin Yager
  • Legis. Dir.: Erin Doty
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Ivelisse Porroa
  • Education LA: Ivelisse Porroa
  • Transportation LA: Austin Yager
  • Trade LA: Austin Yager
  • Commerce LA: Austin Yager
  • Labor LA: Austin Yager
  • Budget LA: Austin Yager
  • Government Affairs LA: Austin Yager
  • Space - NASA LA: Austin Yager
  • Animal Welfare LA: Ivelisse Porroa


Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Raul Ruiz's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Raul Ruiz a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Raul Ruiz
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Raul Ruiz
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Raul Ruiz
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Raul Ruiz
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Raul Ruiz


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