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District 39 — 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 4 candidates.

Toni Atkins

Democratic
Assemblywoman, San Diego County
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Economy & Jobs
  2. Education
  3. Income Inequality & Affordable Housing
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John Renison

Republican
Entrepreneur/Small Business Owner
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Ensure public safety by keeping criminals behind bars
  2. Strengthen our start ups and small businesses
  3. Reduce the tax burden and over regulation, let the...
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J. Bribiesca

Republican
Retired Medical Doctor
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Less taxes and regulations of businesses in California...
  2. To develop a better education system, where students'...
  3. To have plenty of water for all the needs of our state...
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Richard M. Fago

Republican
Owner/operator of restaurants. Retired....
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  1. Foster a pro-business environment to help keep jobs...
  2. Work toward the planning and construction of new water...
  3. Establish control of our border to get illegal immigration...
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