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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 12

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Lisa Remmer

41,780 votes (13.2%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Restrain unelected bureaucrats [currently holding our country hostage]; return decision making power on education and on all social issues including marijuana-- to the individual states
  • Cut federal spending; cut taxes on middle class and small businesses; cut regulations for small businesses
  • Respect legal immigrants who followed the law [top conflating them with illegal immigrants under umbrella term of "immigrants"; track and end visa overstays; prevent border trafficking of drugs and people; increase border security; amnesty for DACA



Federal Aviation Administration Commercial PIlot Instrument Multi-Engine License (current)
San Francisco State University MA, English: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (2007)

Community Activities

Pro-Con Guide contributor, San Francisco League of Women Voters (2017–current)
Vice-Chair Membership, Vice-Chair Finance, Member, volunteer, Republican Party of San Francisco (2015–current)
Coach and assistant coach, Vikings Soccer (1997–2010)
tour guide, room parent, back-stage manager for winter program, Chinese American International School (1997–2006)
Teacher, Unitarian Church of San Francisco (1998–2006)


Flight Attendant, Purser, Russian translator for Pan American World Airways

Commercial Pilots and Flight Instructor, self-employed.

Teacher of U.S. History, government, ESL, computer skills, resume writing at Vietnamese Community Center

Substitute Teacher grades 2-12

Tutor and workshop teacher CCSF

Writing and research coach SFSU

Questions & Answers

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $22,443

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Lisa Remmer
Employees of Alameda County, California

More information about contributions

By State:

California 87.01%
Ohio 12.99%

By Size:

Large contributions (88.89%)
Small contributions (11.11%)

By Type:

From organizations (1.56%)
From individuals (98.44%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Individual privacy and limits on government.

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