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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
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District 17 — California State Senate

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About this office

State senators introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, approve appointments to state agencies, and approve the state budget. They are elected to four-year terms.
For this office, only the two candidates who get the most votes in the primary election advance to the general election. The two candidates may be from the same political party.
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Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 2 candidates.

Bill Monning

Democratic
Incumbent - Senate Majority Leader
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Further improvement to California's healthcare system.
  2. Access to education for all Californians.
  3. Continue to address causes and effects of climate...
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Palmer Kain

Republican
U.S. Army Veteran
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Complete education reform, from K-12 and the UC/CSU...
  2. Bringing back the high paying jobs that have fled...
  3. Another priority of mine is encouraging local communities...
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