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State of California (Butte, Shasta, Nevada, Tehama, Siskiyou, Placer, Lassen, Plumas, Modoc, Sierra, Glenn Counties) June 5, 2012 Election
United States Representative; District 1 Voter Information

A runoff will be held on 11/6/2012 between the top 2 candidates who received the most votes. The runoff will be held even if one candidate receives a majority of votes in this election.

Results as of Jul 16 4:38am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (627/627)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Doug La Malfa 66,527 votes 37.9%

Jim Reed Click here for more information about this candidate 43,409 votes 24.8%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Tax Attorney
  • Tax Attorney
  • 2010 Campaign for Congress v. Wally Herger
  • BS degree Electrical Engineering - UC Berkeley, MS - Taxation Golden Gate University, JD - San Francisco Law School
  • Saving Social Security and Medicare
  • Equalizing tax rates for investors receiving income from dividends and capital gains above $200,000 with rates for working men and women
  • Protecting Northern California water and other natural resources
Sam Aanestad Click here for more information about this candidate 25,224 votes 14.4%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Independent Businessman/Surgeon
  • Former State Senator
  • Former State Assemblyman
  • Named Capitol Weekly's "Most Conservative Legislator" in 2009
  • Balance the budget by immediate review of every department, every program, and every agency for immediate and deep spending cuts.
  • Jump start the economy through immediate repeal of Obamacare and repeal of all other pending job killing regulations, mandates and fees.
  • Immediate opening up of US oil and energy reserves for exploration. That includes building the Keystone Pipeline and making other immediate and ne
Michael Dacquisto Click here for more information about this candidate 10,530 votes 6.0% Priorities:
  • Stop borrowing and spending money we do not have.
  • Repeal Obamacare
  • Develop proven energy reserves in this country.
Pete Stiglich Click here for more information about this candidate 10,258 votes 5.8%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Retired Colonel, USAF
  • Native Californian
  • 26 Year Veteran of the United States Air Force
  • BS Education
  • MS Management and Human Resources
  • Balance the nation's budget
  • Cut Spending
  • Secure our borders by enforcing existing immigration laws and eliminating all incentives
Nathan Arrowsmith 8,598 votes 4.9%
  • Party: Democratic
Gary Allen Oxley 5,901 votes 3.4% Gregory Cheadle, J.D. Click here for more information about this candidate 4,939 votes 2.8%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Small Businessman
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • Master of Public Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • California Real Estate Broker
  • ER Volunteer
  • Complete audit of the federal government
  • Rein in government
  • Curb the abuses of the IRS

Basic candidate data supplied by the Secretary of State. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
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