Born: October 14, 1952 in Covina, CA
Children: Christopher, Kristen, David and Matthew
2014: Resigned from the State Assembly on April 3.
- QUOTABLE: "[T]he Assembly of the State of California, on behalf of a grateful citizenry, hereby expresses its heartfelt thanks, appreciation, and prayers to all who have served — and who currently serve — in the Armed Forces of the United States, in recognition of the countless sacrifices and the indispensable role these brave men and women have played even before the founding of our nation on July 4, 1776, in preserving, protecting, and defending the freedoms and liberties of all Americans, and expanding freedom throughout the world." (HR 32 of 2012)