Jimmy is a California native, heart disease survivor, former congressional investigator, and high school history teacher. He has made it his life’s work to fight for children, workers, and families looking for a better life.
As an advisor to Congressman Elijah Cummings, Jimmy fought against:
Gun trafficking and illegal firearms purchases
Deceptive and fraudulent student aid practices by Division I NCAA sports programs
Barriers to access for low-income students at highly selective colleges and universities
Illegal lending, financial aid practices, and targeting of military servicemembers by for-profit colleges and other businesses