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Eric M. Rigard


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-2020 Republican AD-09 73742 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Eric Martinez Rigard
Born: June 26, 1957 in California. 
Married: Jackie
Child: Kayla
Died: June 23, 2022 in Sacramento, CA

2022: Primary Candidate for AD-10 (Lost; 27.3%)

  • CLOSE CONTEST: In the 2022 Primary, Rigard was the third place candidate at the end of election night, trailing Sacramento City Councilmember Eric Guerra by 447 votes. By the end of June 8th, Guerra's lead had fallen to just 50 votes. However, in mid-June the results began to swing in Guerra's favor and Rigard had fallen to third-place (by 2.3%) by June 23rd (the day he died).