Jeff Stone (California politician)
|Member of the California State Senate|
from the 28th district
|Assumed office |
December 1, 2014
|Preceded by||new district|
|Born||January 30, 1956|
Los Angeles, California
|Residence||La Quinta, California|
|Alma mater||University of Southern California|
Jeff Stone (born January 30, 1956) is an American politician currently serving in the California State Senate. He is a Republican representing the 28th district, encompassing parts of Riverside County. Prior to his 2014 election to the state senate, he was a Riverside County Supervisor. In the 2014 general election, he defeated former Assemblywoman Bonnie Garcia, another Republican. Stone is Jewish. He was the only Republican member of the California Legislative Jewish Caucus until he resigned from the caucus, saying it was preoccupied with criticizing President Donald Trump. He resigned the same day the Jewish Caucus released a statement condemning the white supremacist Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville.
- Metz, Samuel (September 11, 2018). "State Senate showdown: Jeff Stone and Joy Silver disagree on just about everything". Palm Springs Desert Sun. Retrieved October 1, 2018.
- Arom, Eitan (January 6, 2017). "Jewish state legislators ready to make an impact". Jewish Journal.
- Murphy, Rosalie (17 August 2017). "Jeff Stone resigns from Legislature's Jewish Caucus over body's criticism of Trump". Desert Sun. Retrieved 6 June 2018.
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