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California State AssemblyCandidate for District 57

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Gary Mendez

Governing Board Member, Rio Hondo Community College District, Area 4
2,799 votes (3.4%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • 1. Education - a quality education is key to our economy and prosperity from K-12 to college.
  • Mental Health - Good mental health from K-12 youth to adults is essential to being productive citizens
  • Protect Prop 13 - Proposition 13 should not be altered.



Profession:Governing Board Member, Rio Hondo College
Governing Board Member, Rio Hondo Community College District (1999–current)
Governing Board Member, Rio Hondo Community College District — Elected position (1999–current)


Sac State (CSU Sacramento) B.A. Government, California State and Local Government (1997)
Rio Hondo College A.S. Paralegal Studies, Legislative Drafting and Analysis (1994)
Rio Hondo College A.A. Political Science, California State and Local Government (1994)
Whittier High School High School Diploma, Government (1987)

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