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California State Government June 8, 2010 Election
Insurance Commissioner; Democratic Party Voter Information

This contest will only appear on Democratic party ballots.

Results as of Jun 29 4:19pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (22894/22894)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Dave Jones Click here for more information about this candidate 1,210,048 votes 62.9%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Member, California State Assembly
  • Councilmember, City of Sacramento
  • Legal Counsel, U.S. Attorney General's Office (Clinton Administration)
  • White House Fellow (Clinton Administration)
  • Legal Aid Attorney, Legal Services of Northern California
  • Make the Insurance Commissioner's Office the strongest consumer protection agency in the nation
  • Advocate for universal single payer healthcare reform
  • Regulate health insurance rates
Hector De La Torre Click here for more information about this candidate 714,570 votes 37.1%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: California Legislator
  • Mayor, South Gate
  • City Councilmember, South Gate
  • Expand access to health care and protect those currently insured
  • Audit and enforce Prop 103, which voters passed to strengthen consumer protections and eliminate abuse
  • Reform earthquake insurance to make it more affordable and cover more consumers

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  Official Information

Job Description

  • Oversees and directs all functions of the Department of Insurance.
  • Licenses, regulates, and examines insurance companies.
  • Answers public questions and complaints regarding the insurance industry.
  • Enforces the laws of the California Insurance Code and adopts regulations to implement the laws.
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