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Freddie Rodriguez

Freddie Rodriguez is an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly. He is a Democrat representing the 52nd Assembly District, which encompasses portions of the Inland Empire.

Freddie Rodriguez
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Member of the California State Assembly
from the 52nd district
Assumed office
October 11, 2013
Preceded byNorma Torres
Personal details
Born (1965-09-08) September 8, 1965 (age 53)
Pomona, California
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Michelle
ChildrenDesirae
Freddie, Jr.
Vincent
Selena
ResidencePomona, California
ProfessionEmergency medical technician

Rodriguez was first elected to the Assembly in a 2013 special election to replace then-Assemblymember Norma Torres, who was elected to the State Senate in a special election.

Rodriguez is a member of the California Latino Legislative Caucus. Prior to being elected to the Assembly, he was a Pomona City Councilmember and an emergency medical technician.

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Political careerEdit

In 2006, Rodriguez served twice on the Pomona City Council before being elected to the California State Assembly.[1]

In 2017, Rodriguez was appointed as Chair of the Assembly Committee on Public Employees, Retirement, and Social Security by Speaker Anthony Rendon. [2]

2014 California State AssemblyEdit

California's 52nd State Assembly district election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Freddie Rodriguez (incumbent) 11,543 55.2
Republican Dorothy F. Pineda 9,368 44.8
Total votes 20,911 100.0
General election
Democratic Freddie Rodriguez (incumbent) 27,877 58.9
Republican Dorothy F. Pineda 19,470 41.1
Total votes 47,347 100.0
Democratic hold


2016 California State AssemblyEdit

California's 52nd State Assembly district election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Freddie Rodriguez (incumbent) 33,830 63.9
Democratic Paul Vincent Avila 18,943 35.8
Republican Toni Holle (write-in) 196 0.4
Total votes 52,969 100.0
General election
Democratic Freddie Rodriguez (incumbent) 64,836 59.1
Democratic Paul Vincent Avila 44,865 40.9
Total votes 109,701 100.0
Democratic hold

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