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California State AssemblyCandidate for District 9

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Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli

Notary Public
3,015 votes (2.6%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Jobs and move businesses to District 9 to make American Dream true.
  • Education and improve educational system, provide more funds.
  • Protect Women, minorities & to get equal rights and pay,



Profession:Notary Public
Notary Public, NA (2017–current)
Notary Public, Self Employed (2016–current)
Notary Public, Self Employed (2016–current)
Notary Public, Self Employed (2017–current)


University of Karachi-Pakistan Bachelor Degree, Business (1974)

Community Activities

Communities Service, Numerious (2016–current)


Notary Public. Bachelor of Commerce from University Karachi-Pakistan

Questions & Answers

Questions from League of Women Voters of California (4)

Describe what proposal(s) you would support to alleviate the shortage of affordable housing for all income groups in California?
Answer from Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli:

increasing the supply ... The state's housing shortage 

What programs or legislation would you support to meet the water needs of all Californians?
Answer from Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli:

Every house have water meter and limited supply

To reach a goal of carbon neutrality by 2045, as set forth in a 2018 executive order what, if any, proposals, plans or legislation would you support?  Please be specific.
Answer from Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli:

By balancing carbon emissions with carbon removal.

According to the California Legislative Analyst’s Office, we spend over $81,000 per individual who is incarcerated.  Other than incarceration, what ways can the State address safety and justice?
Answer from Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli:

Capital Outlay, Infrastructure · Criminal Justice · Economy and Taxes ... How much does it cost to incarcerate an inmate? California's Annual Costs to ... It costs an average of about $81,000 per year to incarcerate an inmate in prison in CaliforniaOver three-quarters of these costs are for security and inmate health care

Questions from The Sacramento Bee (3)

Should California make changes to the property tax system set up in Proposition 13? Why?
Answer from Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli:
Yes, It makes more funds for state to make life for the people, and spends money on important projects.
To lower rent costs, should California build more or focus on rent caps and tenants’ rights? Why?
Answer from Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli:

Lower rent costs helps all and especially working class guys

Should California enter the prescription drug business to help drive down prices? Why or why not?
Answer from Mushtaq A. Tahirkheli:

Yes , because it helps the residents  and specially of low wages.

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Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

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Position Papers

Better life and equal rights


I wrote articles in Lodi news from the last couple of years.

1.Better life for the working class people & encourage small businesses in the district 9.

2.Women and minorities should have equal rights.


Make American Dream True.

There are numerious problems. I wish to help resolve,The basic,  issues are women and minorities equal right. Wages, low bill,health, protect vetern, senior citizens, disables, provide more fund for law enforcement, education ,safety and more. For detail please visit my website. I request you all to please come in my boat.I will take you safely to the shore. Lastly I request you all.

Let's make change together.

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