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Sonoma, Humboldt, Mendocino, Del Norte, Trinity Counties, CA June 3, 2014 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 2 Voter Information

A runoff will be held on 11/4/2014 between the top 2 candidates who received the most votes. The runoff will be held even if one candidate receives a majority of votes in this election.

Results as of Jul 1 4:10pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (550/550)

Runoff Election 11/4/2014

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Jim Wood Click here for more information about this candidate 37,244 votes 41.2%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Family Dentist/Mayor
  • Mayor, City of Healdsburg
  • Chair, Sonoma County Waste Management Agency
  • B.S. - Biology, University of California Riverside
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry
  • Focusing on Jobs and the Economy
  • Improving access to high quality health care for all Californians
  • Environmental Protection and Resource Restoration
Matt Heath Click here for more information about this candidate 28,866 votes 31.9% Priorities:
  • Pension Reform
  • Education
  • Local Control
John Lowry Click here for more information about this candidate 16,464 votes 18.2%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Retired Housing Director
  • 28-year career in affordable housing
  • Executive director, Burbank Housing
  • CA contractors license
  • BA from NYU, economics and politics
  • MA from SF State, American history
  • Board membership on various housing organizations
  • Strong economy with jobs, housing and opportunities
  • Effective K-12 education, affordable higher education
  • Fair and effective pension reform
Pamela Elizondo Click here for more information about this candidate 7,853 votes 8.7%
  • Party: Green
  • Occupation: Environmental Healing Consultant
  • AA Mendocino community college
  • one year Sonoma State University
  • one year San Jauquin community college
  • Charge one cent federal, state, county tax every dollar transaction instead of current form for increased tax base
  • Use taxpayer's money only for employing people restoring Earth & Inhabitants
  • Grow now legalized industrial hemp everywhere to stop drought, profit from manufacturing it into all it's uses.

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