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California Candidates and Measures – 2016

Statewide Constitutional Officers

  • Gavin Newsom – Governor (2018 election)

Statewide Party Officers

  • Kimberly Ellis - Chair of the Democratic Party (2017 election)

California State Senate

  • SD 1 – Rob Rowen
  • SD 3 – Mariko Yamada
  • SD 5 – Cathleen Galgiani*
  • SD 9 – Sandre Sawnson
  • SD 11 – Jane Kim
  • SD 15 – Jim Beall*
  • SD 17 – Bill Monning*
  • SD 19 – Hannah-Beth Jackson*
  • SD 21 – Johnathon Ervin
  • SD 25 – Anthony Portantino
  • SD 27 – Henry Stern
  • SD 29 – Josh Newman
  • SD 31 – Richard Roth*
  • SD 33 – Ricardo Lara*
  • SD 35 – Steve Bradford
  • SD 37 – Dr. Ari Grayson
  • SD 39 – Toni Atkins

California State Assembly

  • AD 2 – Jim Wood*
  • AD 6 – Brian Caples
  • AD 7 – Kevin McCarty*
  • AD 8 – Ken Cooley*
  • AD 9 – Jim Cooper*
  • AD 10 – Marc Levine*
  • AD 11– Jim Frazier*
  • AD 13 – Susan Eggman*
  • AD 14 – Mae Torlakson
  • AD 15 – Tony Thurmond*
  • AD 16 – Cheryl Cook-Kallio
  • AD 17 – David Chiu *
  • AD 18 – Rob Bonta*
  • AD 19 – Phil Ting*
  • AD 20 – Bill Quirk*
  • AD 21 – Adam Gray*
  • AD 22 – Kevin Mullin*
  • AD 24 – Vicki Veenker
  • AD 25 – Kansen Chu*
  • AD 27 – Ash Kalra
  • AD 28 – Evan Low*
  • AD 29 – Mark Stone*
  • AD 30 – Anna Caballero**
  • AD 30 – Karina Cervantes Alejo**
  • AD 31 – Joaquin Arambula
  • AD 32 – Rudy Salas*
  • AD 35 – Dawn Ortiz-Legg
  • AD 37 – Monique Limon
  • AD 38 – Christy Smith
  • AD 39 – Patty Lopez*
  • AD 40 – Abigail Medina
  • AD 41 – Chris Holden*
  • AD 42 – Greg Rodriguez
  • AD 43 – Laura Friedman
  • AD 44 – Jacqui Irwin*
  • AD 46 – Adrin Nazarian*
  • AD 47 – Cheryl Brown*
  • AD 48 – Blanca Rubio
  • AD 49 – Ed Chau*
  • AD 50 – Richard Bloom*
  • AD 51 – Jimmy Gomez*
  • AD 52 – Freddie Rodriguez*
  • AD 53 – Miguel Santiago*
  • AD 54 – Sebastian Ridley-Thomas*
  • AB 56 – Eduardo Garcia*
  • AD 57 – Ian Calderon*
  • AD 58 – Cristina Garcia*
  • AD 59 – Reggie Jones-Sawyer*
  • AD 60 – Sabrina Cervantes
  • AD 61 – Jose Medina*
  • AD 62 – Autumn Burke *
  • AD 63 – Anthony Rendon*
  • AD 64 – Mike Gipson*
  • AD 65 – Sharon Quirk Silva
  • AD 66 – Al Muratsuchi
  • AD 70 – Patrick O’Donnell*
  • AD 77 – Melinda Vasquez
  • AD 78 – Todd Gloria
  • AD 79 – Shirley Weber*
  • AD 80 – Lorena Gonzalez*

California State Propositions

  • Prop. 51 – No Position Creates tax loophole for developers on bond measures
  • Prop. 52 – No Position Funding measure for corporate hospitals
  • Prop. 53 – NO Limits local control on bond measures
  • Prop. 54 – NO Billionaire attack on legislative proceedings
  • Prop. 55 – YES Extends tax on high incomes to fund schools, healthcare
  • Prop. 56 – YES Raises tobacco tax to fund public health
  • Prop. 57 – YES Sentencing reform for juveniles and non-violent offenders
  • Prop. 58 – YES Supports bilingual education
  • Prop. 59 – YES Supports overturning pro-corporate Citizens United court ruling
  • Prop. 60 – YES Condoms for adult film actors to limit STDs
  • Prop. 61 – YES Cuts prescription drug prices
  • Prop. 62 – YES Repeals death penalty  
  • Prop. 63 – YES Bars large gun ammo magazines
  • Prop. 64 – YES Legalizes, regulates adult marijuana use
  • Prop. 65 – NO Plastic industry bid to undermine Prop. 67
  • Prop. 66 – NO Expands use of death penalty
  • Prop. 67 – YES Supports state ban on single-use plastic bag

California Local Candidates

  • Alameda City Council – Malia Vella
  • Alameda County Board of Supervisors, District 4 – Nate Miley
  • Anaheim City Council, District 3 – Jose Moreno
  • Bakersfield City Council, District 5 – Ryan Nance
  • Berkeley City Council, District 3 – Ben Bartlett
  • Berkeley City Council, District 5 – Sophie Hahn
  • Berkeley City Council, District 6 – Fred Dodsworth
  • Berkeley Mayor – Jesse Arreguin**
  • Berkeley Mayor – Kriss Worthington**
  • Chico City Council, At-Large – Karl Ory
  • Chico City Council, At-Large – Tami Ritter
  • Chico City Council – Ann Schwab
  • Chico City Council – Randall Stone
  • Chula Vista Elementary School Board, District Seat 2 – Michael Jackson
  • Concord City Council, At-Large – Pablo Benavente
  • Contra Costa Board of Supervisors, District 3 – Diane Burgis
  • Contra Costa Board of Supervisors, District 5 – Federal Glover
  • Desert Healthcare District – Jennifer Wortham
  • El Cerrito City Council – Greg Lyman
  • El Cerrito City Council, At-Large – Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto
  • LBCCD Board of Trustees, Area 2 – Vivian Malauulu
  • Long Beach City Council – Jeanine Pearce
  • Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors – Janice Hahn
  • Marin County Supervisor, District 2 – Frank Egger
  • Monterey County Supervisor, District 1 – Luis Alejo
  • Oakland City Council, At-Large – Rebecca Kaplan
  • Oakland City Council, District 1 – Dan Kalb
  • Oakland City Council, District 5 – Noel Gallo
  • Oakland School Board, District 7 – Chris Jackson
  • Palomar Health Board of Directors – Dale Bardin
  • Palomar Health Board of Directors – Jeff Griffith
  • Palomar Health Board of Directors – Dr. Doug Moir
  • Richmond City Council, At-Large – Ben Choi
  • Richmond City Council At-Large – Melvin Willis
  • Sacramento Mayor – Darrell Steinberg
  • Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Board of Directors, District 2 – Dr. Carissa Purnell
  • San Diego City Council, District 9 – Georgette Gomez
  • San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 1 – Sandra Fewer
  • San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 3 – Aaron Peskin
  • San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 5 – Dean Preston
  • San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 7 – Norman Yee
  • San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 9 – Hillary Ronen
  • San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 11 – Kimberly Alvarenga
  • San Francisco City College Board of Trustees – Rafael Mandelman
  • San Francisco City College Board – Tom Temprano
  • San Francisco Community College Board of Trustees – Shanell Williams
  • San Francisco School Board – Matt Haney
  • San Luis Obispo Mayor – Heidi Harmon
  • San Mateo County Board of Supervisors, District 5 – David Canepa
  • Santa Clara County Supervisor, District 4 – Dominic Caserta
  • Sequoia Health Care District Board – Kim Griffin
  • Solano County Supervisor, District 5 – Skip Thomson
  • Sonoma County Supervisor, District 5 – Noreen Evans
  • Sonoma City Council – Amy Harrington
  • Tracy City Council, At-Large – Rhodesia Ransom
  • Tri-City Healthcare District Board of Directors – Marggie Castellano
  • Tri-City Healthcare District Board of Directors – Francis Gould
  • Tri-City Healthcare District Board of Directors – Leigh Anne Grass
  • Tri-City Healthcare District Board of Directors – RoseMarie Reno
  • Ventura County Board of Supervisors, District 1 – Steve Bennett
  • Ventura County Board of Supervisors, District 5 – Carla Castilla
  • Watsonville City Council, District 6 – Doreen Martinez
  • Board of Directors Washington Township Healthcare District – Chitra Ramanathan

California Local Measures

  • Yes on Measure A1 – Alameda County Affordable Housing Bond

  • Yes on Measure O1 – Albany Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages

  • Yes on Measure E – Butte County Fracking Ban Initiative

  • Yes on Measure Z – Protect Monterey County’s Future From Fracking

  • Yes on Measure V – Rent Control in Mountain View

  • Yes on Measure HH – Coalition for Healthy Oakland Children
  • Yes on Measure JJ – Oakland Renter's Housing Upgrade
  • Yes on Measure KK – Oakland Neighborhood Bond Investment
  • Yes on Measure LL – Establish a Police Commission of Civilian Commissioners to Oversee the Oakland Police Department

  • Yes on Measure L – Richmond Rent Control & Protection

  • No on Measure A – San Diego Road Repair, Transit, Traffic Relief, Safety, and Water Quality Measure

  • Yes on San Francisco's Measure B – City College Tax
  • Yes on San Francisco's Measure C – Loans to Finance Acquisition and Rehabilitation of Affordable Housing
  • Yes on San Francisco's Measure D – Board of Supervisor Vacancies
  • Yes on San Francisco's Measure H – Public Advocate
  • Yes on San Francisco's Measure I – Funding for Seniors and Adults with Disabilities
  • No on San Francisco's Measure O – Office Development
  • No on San Francisco's Measure P – Competitive Bidding
  • No on San Francisco's Measure Q – Prohibiting Tents on Public Sidewalks
  • No on San Francisco's Measure R – Ordinance Creating the Neighborhood Crime Unit in the Police Department
  • No on San Francisco's Measure U – Affordable Housing Requirements for Market-Rate Development Projects
  • Yes on San Francisco's Measure V – Tax on Distributing Sugar Sweetened Beverages
  • Yes on San Francisco's Measure W – Real Estate Transfer Tax on Properties Over $5 Million

  • Yes on San Jose's “Opportunity to Work” Initiative

  • No on Measure T – San Mateo County Parcel Tax to Fund Education and Local Schooling

NNU Federal Candidate Endorsements

  • CA-1 – Jim Reed
  • CA-2 – Representative Jared Huffman*
  • CA-3 – Representative John Garamendi*
  • CA-4 – Bob Derlet
  • CA-13 – Representative Barbara Lee*
  • CA-17 – Representative Mike Honda*
  • CA-17 – Ro Khanna
  • CA-19 – Representative Zoe Lofgren*
  • CA-23 – Wendy Reed
  • CA-24 – Salud Carbajal
  • CA-25 – Bryan Caforio
  • CA-27 – Representative Judy Chu*
  • CA-41 – Representative Mark Takano*
  • CA-44 – Isadore Hall
  • CA-46 – Bao Nguyen
  • CA-47 – Representative Alan Lowenthal*
  • CA-49 – Doug Applegate

 

* denotes incumbent candidate

** denotes dual endorsement


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