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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election
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County Central Committee, State Assembly District 61 —Riverside County Democratic PartyJune 7, 2016 —California Primary Election

Party Committee
June 7, 2016 —California Primary Election

Riverside County Democratic PartyCounty Central Committee, State Assembly District 61

Election Results

  • 100% of precincts reporting (145/145).
  • 125,536 ballots counted.

About this office

Members decide which candidates of their party to endorse, communicate policy issues to their local electorate, and fundraise for their local candidates and causes.
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Katherine Underwood

Teacher
15,135 votes (12.06%)Winning
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Jose Alcala

Teacher
13,415 votes (10.69%)Winning
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  • Protect public education
  • Increase public school funding
  • Work to elect pro-public education candidates
Profession:Teacher
Board of Directors, California Teachers Association — Elected position (2011–current)
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Tisa Rodriguez

Environmental Planner
11,112 votes (8.85%)Winning
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Christopher Baca

Incumbent
9,933 votes (7.91%)Winning
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Email christopherbaca2014@gmail.com
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Yxstian Gutierrez

Moreno Valley Mayor / Educator
9,774 votes (7.79%)Winning
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Robert Harris

Retired Emergency RN
9,034 votes (7.2%)Winning
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David Marquez

Community Volunteer
7,709 votes (6.14%)
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Nina Hiers

Community Volunteer
7,154 votes (5.7%)
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Shanifa Lila

Emergency Room Technician
6,767 votes (5.39%)
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Steven Anthony Figueroa, Sr.

Education Business Consultant
6,609 votes (5.26%)
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Robert Palomarez

Commissioner, Senior Board
5,700 votes (4.54%)
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Jayson D. Sandoval

Field Representative
4,948 votes (3.94%)
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Angelov Farooq

Appointed Incumbent
4,439 votes (3.54%)
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David Lara-Tellez

Sales Manager
4,292 votes (3.42%)
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Ruthee Goldkorn

Access Building Consultant
3,854 votes (3.07%)
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  • Creating programs for public education with direct career bridges so that no one, ever again, has to rely on a for profit education model
  • Developing conformed County wide programs to address student drop out rates. Many districts have very successful programs and they should be replicated County wide.
  • Breaking barriers to 2nd chance and 2nd choice education to career programs with the County and community colleges
Profession:Principal, No Barriers Disabled Access Consulting and Advocacy
Email Knowbarriers@yahoo.com
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Gregory Hagans

Retired
3,032 votes (2.42%)
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Irick Hale

Retired
2,629 votes (2.09%)
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