Pete Aguilar is one of the young politicians making their mark in the United States (US) at the moment. He is the United States representative from California’s 31st congressional district.
Aguilar has risen through the ranks in politics by serving in various roles, including as mayor of Redlands, California and on the Redlands City Council.
He was also president of the Inland Empire Division of the League of California Cities and is currently the highest-ranking Latin in the US Congress.
Wikipedia & Biography
Born in Fontana, California, Pete Aguilar didn’t come from a wealthy American family. Rather, his parents were working class but he always saw himself as destined for the top.
His first foray into public service came in 2001 when he was appointed as the Deputy Director of the Inland Empire Regional Office of the governor. He rose to even become the Interim Director.
Aguilar is also the youngest member of the Redlands City Council in the city’s history, while he served as mayor and councilman from 2010 to 2014. He has been U.S. House of Representatives from California’s 31st district since assuming office in January 2015.
Age and birthday
Pete Aguilar was born on June 19, 1979, and is currently 43 years old.
Height and weight
He is 1.7 meters tall and weighs 68 kilograms.
Nationality & ethnicity
Pete Aguilar is American but is of Mexican descent.
He studied government and business administration at the University of Redlands.
Political party and views
He is a Democrat. His political view border on government transparency, building financial reserves, road improvements and fair treatment of municipal employees.
Parents and siblings
There is no available information on his parents and siblings.
Wife and children
The American politician is married to Alisha Aguilar and they are blessed with two children.
Salary and net worth
Pete Aguilar is said to earn a base salary of $174,000 per year, while his net worth is estimated to be between $2 million and $4 million.
Social media: Instagram & Twitter
He has 26,000 followers on Twitter and just over 4,000 followers on Instagram.