From Gov. Brown
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Apr. 30, 2015) – Jockey Alex Solis, 51, of Solana Beach, has been appointed to the California Horse Racing Board. Solis has been a jockey since 1982. He is a member of the Jockey’s Guild and was inducted into the National Racing Hall of Fame in 2014. This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $100 per diem. Solis is a Democrat.