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State of California (Solano, Yolo, Sutter, Yuba, Sacramento, Lake, Glenn, Colusa Counties) June 5, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter John Garamendi

Candidate for
United States Representative; District 3

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Congressman/Rancher
  • California Lieutenant Governor, 2007-09
  • California Insurance Commissioner, 1991-95, 2003-07
  • U.S. Deputy Secretary of the Department of Interior, 1995-98
  • California Assemblyman/State Senator, 1974-1991
  • United States Peace Corps, Volunteer, 1966-1968
  • UC Berkeley Bachelor's Degree, Business, 1966; Harvard Business School Masters of Business Administration, 1970
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Revitalizing the American middle class by bringing high paying jobs back to the US
  • Maintaining our commitment to seniors by fighting against attempts to privatize Social Security and dismantle Medicare
  • Investing in public education and quality research institutions
Questions on Issues

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Key Endorsements
  • President Bill Clinton
  • California Teachers Association
  • Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Richard Rominger
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