Robert Rivas (politician)
|Member of the California State Assembly|
from the 30th district
|Assumed office |
December 3, 2018
|Preceded by||Anna Caballero|
|Born||January 2, 1980|
|Alma mater||CSU Sacramento (BA)|
San Jose State University (MPA)
Robert A. Rivas (born January 2, 1980) is an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly. A Democrat, he represents the 30th Assembly District, which encompasses the Pajaro and Salinas valleys of the Central Coast. Prior to being elected to the State Assembly, he served on the San Benito County Board of Supervisors.
Rivas was first elected to the State Assembly in November 2018, defeating Republican Neil G. Kitchens.
2018 California State Assembly election
|Republican||Neil G. Kitchens||20,099||30.1|
|Republican||Neil G. Kitchens||36,368||32.7|
2020 California State Assembly election
|Democratic||Robert Rivas (incumbent)||44,118||67.8%|