Rep. Raul Ruiz responds to Alexandria shooting

PALM DESERT – Representative Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert, said today his thoughts were with GOP colleagues targeted in a shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, while practicing for an annual congressional charity baseball game. Ruiz was practicing with the Democratic congressional baseball team at another location when a gunman opened fire on members of the Republican team […]

Rep. Raul Ruiz visits Hemet’s Mercy Air unit at Fire Station 4 promising support for aeromedical services

Rep. Raul Ruiz visits Hemet’s Mercy Air unit at Fire Station 4 promising support for aeromedical services

Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-CA 36, visited Hemet Fire Station 4 at Hemet Ryan Airport Tuesday, May 9, to assure Mercy Flight crews that he is forwarding a bipartisan bill to increase financial assistance to emergency air services particularly in rural and underserved areas. Ruiz, a physician himself who said he had trained in air rescue […]

ELECTIONS: Riverside County Congressional Reps face contenders

RIVERSIDE  – New and familiar names are on Tuesday’s election ballot, competing in congressional races throughout Riverside County. In the 36th congressional district, which encompasses the entire Coachella Valley – stretching east to Blythe and west to Hemet – Sen. Jeff Stone, R-Temecula, and accountant Stephan Wolkowicz are vying to displace Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert. Ruiz unseated […]