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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election

District 27 — 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 6 candidates.

Steve Fazio

Republican
Reserve Police Officer; Small Business...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Jobs: As a small business owner, I have firsthand...
  2. Education: As our economy evolves and progresses,...
  3. Safety: One of government’s primary functions is to...
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Henry Stern

Democratic
Educator/Environmental Attorney
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Sparking Bright, Young Minds: our obligation as a...
  2. Tapping Regional Water and Energy Solutions: $7 billion...
  3. Attacking Traffic with Modernized Transportation:...
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Janice Kamenir-Reznik

Democratic
Lawyer, Social Worker, and non-profit...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Family Leave, Pay Equity, Child Care and other issues...
  2. Addressing the epic California housing crisis, especially...
  3. Working to decrease Southern California's dependence...
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David Pollock

Democratic
City Councilmember/Small Business...
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  1. Education: As State Senator, David will make sure...
  2. Environment: David will make sure that California...
  3. Health Care: As State Senator, David will fight to...
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Shawn Bayliss

Democratic
Chief Legislative Deputy, LA City...
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  1. Education: Shawn understands the importance of a good...
  2. Jobs & Economy: Shawn has helped deliver billions...
  3. Healthcare: In the State Senate, Shawn Bayliss will...
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