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State of California June 3, 2014 Election
 Smart Voter George Runner

Candidate for
State Board of Equalization; District 1

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Member, State Board of Equalization
  • Working to ensure fair tax policy at the Board of Equalization
  • Author of Jessica's Law - One of America's Toughest and Most Comprehensive Sex Offender Control Laws - Approved as Prop 83 by More Than 70% of Voters
  • Author of Amber Alert - Produced More Than 200 Successful Reunions of Parents with Their Missing Children
  • Author of Military Tuition Law - Provides Permanent Exemption from Non-Resident Tuition at All CA Public Universities for Active Military Personnel
  • Founder and Chairman of the Board of Desert Christian Schools 1978-Present; Assemblyman 1996-2002; Senator 2004-2010; BOE Member 2011-Present
  • Married to Sharon for 41 Years; Father of Son Micah, Daughter-in-Law Sandy, Daughter Rebekah, Son-In-Law James; Grandfather of Four
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Ensure taxpayers are treated fairly by the Board of Equalization.
  • Ensure tax policy is clear, easy to understand and easy to comply with
  • Protect businesses from unneccesary burdens and from the underground economy.
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Key Endorsements
  • Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association
  • National Federation of Independent Businesses
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