Ruben Gallego is a Representative from Arizona. Born in Chicago, IL, in 1979, he earned his A.B. from Harvard University in 2004. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 2002-2006 and worked as a public affairs consultant from 2007-2008.
He was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 2008 and vice-chair of the Arizona Democratic party in 2009. He was also a member of the Arizona state house of representatives from 2010-2014, serving as assistant minority leader from 2012-2014. He was elected to the 114th Congress (January 3, 2015-present).