Jimmy Gomez is a Representative from California. Born in 1974, he earned his B.A., from the University of California, Los Angeles and his M.P.P. from Harvard University. He was staff for United States Representative Hilda Solis of California, the director of the United Nurses Association of California, a member of the California state assembly from 2012-2017 and majority whip from 2012-2015. He was elected as a Democrat to the 115th Congress, by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of United States Representative Xavier Becerra (June 6, 2017-present).