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Gilbert Cedillo

Gilbert Cedillo is a former California State Assemblyman, and recently won a seat on the L.A. City Council, District 1. He is best known for championing the issues of the working class and immigrant communities, and for his commitment to passing legislation allowing undocumented immigrants to obtain driverÂ’s licenses. A lifelong resident of Los Angeles, his passions also extend to issues of homelessness, transportation, access to health care, and veteransÂ’ issues, among many others. He was also a California State Senator who sat on the Senate Rules Committee, and was a California State Assemblyman, where he became Chair of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services and served as Assistant Majority Leader.