These are the endorsed candidates of the California Democratic Party, The San Diego County Democratic Party
Governor: Gavin Newsom
Lt: Gov: Eleni Kounalakis
Secretary of State: Shirley Weber
Controller: Malia Cohen
Treasurer: Fiona Ma
Attorney General: Rob Bonta
Insurance Commissioner: Ricardo Lara
Superintendent Public Instruction: Tony Thurmond
U.S Senate short term: Alex Padilla
U.S Senate long term: Alex Padilla Vote in two places for Padilla! Congress CD 48: Stephen Houlihan
State Senate SD 40: Joseph Rocha
Board of Equalization D4: Mike Schaefer
Superior Court Judge Office 36: Peter Singer
Superior Court Judge Office 35: Michael Flemming or Rebecca Kantar (both qualified Dems)
State Assembly AD 75: No Recommendation (both are Republicans)
At our December meeting we held candidate forums for:
*County Board of Supervisors, District 5.
-Tiffany Boyd-Hodgson attended and answered many questions from the membership.
-Candidate Doug Applegate chose not to attend. (Re-districting might end his candidacy)
*Congress District 50
– Stephen Houlihan spoke and took questions
– Mari Barosay spoke and took questions
– Joseph Rocha did not attend (Re-districting may be changing his plans).
– Tim Bilash, a club member, attended but has withdrawn from the race for Congress.
Ross Pike will updated us on proposals ans activities at the various Redistricting Commissions; County Board of Supervisors, State Assembly, State Senate, and Congressional districts Fallbrook is being affected in several ways.
Several candidates attended our November meeting to introduce themselves.
We took additional nominations for the 7 Club voting representatives we will have at the February Pre-endorsement Conference. Still more spots open.