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Welcome to Greg Rodriguez for 42nd State Assembly

Thank you for visitng my website to learn more about my campaign. I look forward to meeting with the voters and letting them know how I can be their voice in Sacramento. I will be an assembly member who represents all residents of the 42nd district and will work tirelessly to advocate on their behalves. I encourage you to follow us on Facebook and Twitter. I thank you for visitng and I would be honored to have your vote.


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List of Out CA Assembly 2016 Candidates Expands

November 25, 2015News Clip

The list of out candidates seeking California Statehouse seats in 2016 continues to expand as the March filing deadline approaches.

There are at least 12 gay or lesbian Democratic candidates seeking state Senate or Assembly seats next year, the majority of whom are running for office in southern California districts. The total has increased by three since the Political Notebook first reported in July on the LGBT legislative candidates running next year.

So far no known out Republicans have announced campaigns, according to the head of a statewide group for LGBT GOPers.

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Greg Rodriguez Announces 2nd Quarter Fundraising Totals

July 10, 2015Press Release

July 10, 2015
For Immediate Release
Contact: Greg Rodriguez 760-902-9882

Greg Rodriguez Announces 2nd Quarter Fundraising Results

Today, Greg Rodriguez, candidate for the 42nd Assembly District released his first fundraising totals for his campaign. For the second quarter running from April 1st to June 30th Rodriguez raised over $49,000 for the 2016 campaign. The campaign also announced that donations came from 190 unique individuals demonstrating strong grassroots support.

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April 8, 2015, Press Enterprise: Election 2016: Democratic Challenger Emerges in 42nd Assembly District

April 8, 2015News Clip

Palm Springs Democrat Gregory Rodriguez, former district director for Rep Raul Ruiz, D-Yucca Valley, has announced his intent to run for the 42nd Assembly District next year.

The district incorporates large portions of Riverside and San Bernardino counties, as well as Beaumont, San Jacinto, Banning, and most of Hemet. It is relatively new, having been host to just two prior elections in 2014 and 2012. The district leans conservative with 58 percent of the population registered Republican, and 42 percent registered Democrat.

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Greg Rodriguez Announces Candidacy for the 42nd State Assembly

March 31, 2015News ClipMarch 23, 2015

Greg Rodriguez, the former district director for Democratic Rep. Raul Ruiz, made his candidacy official Sunday for the 42nd State Assembly District. He spoke to a room of Democratic activists and donors at the Renaissance Hotel in Palm Springs — a group that he’s gotten to know well in the last decade as an advocate for LGBT causes and a political consultant.

“But I’m at a time in my life where I want to get out from behind the scenes,” he said, “and it’s time for me to step forward and lead.”

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Greg Rodriguez Announces Campaign for the 42nd District State Assembly

March 22, 2015Press Release

March 22, 2015

Contact: Greg Rodriguez 760-902-9882

Greg Rodriguez Announces Campaign for the 42nd District State Assembly

Today, Greg Rodriguez, local community activist and former District Director for Congressman Raul Ruiz, announced the launch of his 2016 campaign for the 42nd State Assembly District. The announcement took place at the Democrats of the Desert’s Annual Activist’s Awards Lunch in Palm Springs.

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