|Member of the California State Assembly
from the 51st district
December 3, 2012
|Preceded by||Gil Cedillo (redistricted)|
|Residence||Echo Park, Los Angeles, California|
Jimmy Gomez is an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly. He is a Democrat representing the 51st district, encompassing northeastern Los Angeles and East Los Angeles. Prior to being elected to the state assembly, he was the political director of the United Nurses Association of California. Gomez serves as Chair of the powerful Assembly Committee on Appropriations.