Speaker Profile

Assemblymember Paul Fong

California State Assembly

Assemblymember Paul Fong (D-Cupertino) was elected in November 2008, and he currently represents the 28th Assembly District. The district is located in the southern Bay Area that includes Campbell, Cupertino, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, and the areas of Willow Glen, Cambrian, and Almaden Valley of San Jose. Assemblymember Fong serves as the Chair of the Elections and Redistricting Committee and member of the Higher Education, Utilities and Commerce, and Water, Parks, and Wildlife Committees. In addition, Assemblymember Fong serves as Chair of the Select Committee on High Technology and is a member of the Select Committees on Biotechnology, Government Efficiency, Technology and Innovation, Homelessness, Human Rights, Diversity and Race Relations, and Privacy. Assemblymember Fong is Chair of the Asian and Pacific Islander Legislative Caucus and a member of the Community College Caucus, the Democratic Caucus, the Animal Protection Caucus, and the Environmental Caucus.

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