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Los Angeles, Ventura County, CA June 5, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter Brad Sherman

Candidate for
United States Representative; District 30

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: United States Congressman/CPA
  • Served on the Board of Directors for California Common Cause from 1984 to 1989, working to reform state campaign finance laws
  • Served on the California State Board of Equalization from 1991 to 1996 and fought to make tax laws fair for middle class families
  • Senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Financial Services Committee
  • Serves as the ranking Democrat on the Subcommittee on Terrorism and Nonproliferation
  • Graduated from UCLA and Harvard Law School and worked in the private sector for 15 years as a CPA and tax law specialist
  • Married to Lisa Kaplan Sherman with three daughters, Molly, Naomi and Lucy
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Creating jobs and opposing unfair trade deals that ship Valley jobs overseas
  • Reforming Wall Street by cracking down on those who created the financial crisis and breaking up banks that are "too big to fail"
  • Protecting Social Security and Medicare
Key Endorsements
  • The Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
  • California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom
  • California State Controller John Chiang
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