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California State AssemblyCandidate for District 61

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Mohammad-Ali Mazarei

Business Owner, Entrepreneur
35,821 votes (32.2%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • I support TAX CUTS and will work tirelessly for you to eliminate wasteful spending!
  • PUBLIC SAFETY is one of my top priorities, we must keep California safe.
  • EDUCATION K-12. I want to pass laws that support our K-12 teachers who impact the first 13 years of our children’s education.



Profession:Business Owner, Entrepreneur
Chief Operating Officer, ARCO Travel Zone Center (2000–current)
Owner, USA Tactical (2011–current)
Chief Operating Officer, Pinnacle Real Estate Holdings, LLC (2000–current)
Publisher, IE Commerce B2B (2015–current)
Chair, Mead Valley Municipal Advisory Council — Appointed position (2016–2017)


Cal State Fullerton Business Administration and Criminal Justice (1996)

Community Activities

Board Member, Coalition Franchise Association (2013–current)
Board Member, Mead Valley MAC (2014–current)
Board Member, Southwest California Legislative Council (2014–2017)
Board Member, Perris Valley Chamber of Commerce (2011–2017)
Board Member, NACS Executive Leadership (2013–2014)

Questions & Answers

Questions from League of Women Voters of California Education Fund (4)

What do you think the State should do to encourage affordable housing for all Californians?
Answer from Mohammad-Ali Mazarei:

Cut regulations on home builders and get rid on nonsense mandates placed on new construction. ie solar panels. 

According to a "Civility In America” survey, 75% of Americans believe that the U.S. has a major civility problem. If you are elected what will do to address this?
Answer from Mohammad-Ali Mazarei:

Civility needs to be addressed at home.  Parents need to take more responsibility for their children's actions.  A little civility goes a long away but it seems that thanks to the media and the race to get the highest "likes" or "Clicks" we have stopped caring about being civil.

Climate changes, and the shifting between very wet weather and drought, worry Californians. What strategies would allow that your district to both satisfy its water needs and protect the environment? Please be specific.
Answer from Mohammad-Ali Mazarei:

We must STOP wasteful spending on the Governor’s “Bullet Train” and focus on meaningful projects that enhance our quality of life such as water storage and supply, not on a train to nowhere.   

What programs or strategies would you suggest to meet the educational needs of the youngest and most poverty stricken Californians?
Answer from Mohammad-Ali Mazarei:

Education K-12. I want to pass laws that support our K-12 teachers who impact the first 13 years of our children’s education. I believe that education should work to improve the lives of every child; even those who are not going on to University.

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $142,453

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

IE Commerce Business 2 Business
Mohammad-Ali Mazarei
Employees of Riverside County Travel Zone Center
Abell Properties
NPG Asphalt

More information about contributions

By State:

California 100.00%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.58%)
Small contributions (0.42%)

By Type:

From organizations (53.93%)
From individuals (46.07%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

Videos (1)

— October 7, 2018 Committee to Elect Ali Mazarei for Assembly

Assembly Member Travis Allen endorses Ali Mazarei

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