The Independent Voter PAC congratulates former Mayor of Orinda, Steve Glazer, for his victory in the May 19 special election for Senate District 7, which encompasses the communities of Contra Costa and Alameda county.
Steve Glazer, Orinda mayor and previous Jerry Brown advisor, may be running as a Democrat in the race for Senate District 7, but his positions are far from what you would expect from an establishment Democratic candidate.
In an article endorsing David Chiu for state Assembly, the San Francisco Chronicle writes, "A civil manner and workhorse appetite for problem solving qualify Board of Supervisors President David Chiu for the state Assembly.”
In Assembly District 15, eight candidates ran in the June primary election, with Republican and Democratic candidates competing against each other to represent all voters - not just voters registered in their political party.
As a part of the bipartisan delegation leading the way on California’s water bond measure, Anthony Cannella joined with Central Valley legislators to come to an agreement on one of California’s most pressing issues: Water.
In Senate District 28, a district in which 43.1% of voters are registered with the Republican Party, two Republican candidates advanced to the general election: Assemblywoman Bonnie Garcia and County Supervisor Jeff Stone.