|Minority Leader of the Arizona House of Representatives|
Assumed office |
January 9, 2017
|Preceded by||Eric Meyer|
|Member of the Arizona House of Representatives|
from the 27th district
Assumed office |
January 5, 2015
Serving with Reginald Bolding
|Preceded by||Norma Muñoz|
|Member of the Arizona Senate|
from the 23rd district
January 2005 – January 2011
|Preceded by||Pete Rios|
|Succeeded by||Steve Smith|
June 4, 1967|
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.
Central Arizona College|
Arizona State University, Tempe (BA, MSW)
Rebecca Rios (born June 4, 1967) is an American Democratic politician.
Rios is a member of the Arizona House of Representatives representing the 27th district and the current Minority Leader. She previously served as Arizona State Senator for District 23 from 2004 to 2010, and served as Minority Whip. In 2010, she was defeated in a state senate election by Steve Smith. She was previously a member of the Arizona House of Representatives from 1995 through 2001.
Rios has opposed efforts to add armed and specially trained school personnel to Arizona public schools. She opposes restrictions on abortion rights. Rios has spoken out against an effort led by Louie Gohmert to rename of Cesar Chavez Day to Border Control Day.
- "Member Page – Rebecca Rios Assistant Minority Leader". Retrieved April 16, 2014.
- "Advisors". Let America Vote. Retrieved May 1, 2018.
- "GOP lawmakers want armed teachers in Arizona school safety plan". KTAR. Associated Press. April 3, 2018. Retrieved 17 April 2018.
- Noori Farzan, Antonia (March 14, 2018). "Arizona Law Would Require Women to Disclose Why They Want an Abortion". Phoenix New Times. Retrieved 17 April 2018.
- Estrada, Andrea (March 30, 2018). "Move to change Cesar Chavez Day to Border Control Day spurs anger". KTAR. Retrieved 17 April 2018.
- Rebecca Rios at Project Vote Smart
- Rebecca Rios at Ballotpedia
- Follow the Money – Rebecca Rios
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