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California State Government November 4, 2014 Election
Controller Voter Information

Results as of Dec 14 10:50am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (24435/24435)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Betty T. Yee Click here for more information about this candidate 3,810,304 votes 54.0%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: California State Board of Equalization Member
  • 30 years of experience in public finance and tax policy
  • BA, University of California, Berkeley and MPA, Golden Gate University, San Francisco.
  • Lead comprehensive tax reform.
  • Preserve retirement security.
  • Model responsible environmental stewardship .
Ashley Swearengin Click here for more information about this candidate 3,249,668 votes 46.0%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Mayor/CEO
  • Chariman of the Board, California Partnership for the San Joaquin Valley
  • Co-Founder, Regional Jobs Initiative
  • Develop a comprehensive plan to understand and pay down California's debt.
  • Focus California's resources on facilitating private sector job growth.
  • Enact analytical oversight of government agency spending to ensure taxpayers' dollars are being spend efficiently and effectively.

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Job Description

  • As the state's chief fiscal officer, serves as the state's accountant and bookkeeper of all public funds.
  • Administers the state payroll system and unclaimed property laws, and conducts audits and reviews of state operations.
  • Serves on the Board of Equalization, the Board of Control, and other boards and commissions.
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  • Election Guide - Click on "Controller" to see a summary, overview of what each candidate would do if elected, the "inside scoop" about the race by correspondent John Myers, and links to other KQED coverage.
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