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District 15 — California State Assembly

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About this office

State assembly members introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and draft the state budget. They are elected to two-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.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 12 candidates.

Buffy Wicks

Democratic
Community Organizer
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Build more transit-oriented affordable house for low-...
  2. Make California the most family-friendly state with...
  3. Guarantee all Californians access to quality and affordable...
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Jovanka Beckles

Democratic
County children's mental health specialist
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Enact single-payer healthcare for all.
  2. Expand affordable housing for everyone and addressing...
  3. Reform criminal justice and prisons system.
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Dan Kalb

Democratic
City Councilmember / Environmental...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Enact climate and clean energy solutions to protect...
  2. More funding for our public schools; Reduce chronic...
  3. Enhance public safety and reduce gun violence! Expand...
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Judy Appel

Democratic
Philanthropy
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Public education: We need to ensure that every child...
  2. Affordability for working families: Working families...
  3. Criminal Justice: We must do more to level the playing...
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Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto

Democratic
Neonatal Nurse, El Cerrito Mayor...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Single Payer Healthcare, keeping hospitals open, and...
  2. Education for all, including play-based universal...
  3. Criminal Justice Reform and Fairness, working to keep...
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Andy Katz

Democratic
Workers Rights Lawyer
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Protecting Our Environment
  2. Healthcare for All
  3. Workers Rights
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Ben Bartlett

Democratic
Vice Mayor of Berkeley and Environmental...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Address the housing crisis head-on through the production...
  2. Advocate for our poorest communities through decriminalization...
  3. Supporting women's economic well-being through paid...
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Raquella Thaman

Democratic
Attorney
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Restore historical revenue streams to communities.
  2. Develop real solutions to the Bay Area housing emergency.
  3. Create healthy, stable, and safe communities for Bay...
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Owen Poindexter

Democratic
Freelance Writer
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Universal Basic Income
  2. A carbon dividend to fight poverty and climate change
  3. Increase housing supply and protect renters
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