Rep. Raul Ruiz serves as the Representative of California's 36th Congressional District. He is a member of House Veterans' Affairs and House Natural Resources. He attended the University of California at Los Angeles. He went on to receive a medical degree from Harvard University, a Masters of Public Health from Harvard School of Public Health, and a Masters degree from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. He worked as an emergency room doctor, and has lived in California for most of his life.