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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election

District 23 — 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.
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Gwen L. Morris

Republican
Retired Non Profit Executive
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Water
  2. Education
  3. Economy
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Jim Patterson

Republican
Businessman/Broadcast Executive
73,686 votes (77.4%)Winning
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Contributions

Total money raised: $695,465

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

1
Farmers Insurance Group
$9,900
2
Mid Valley Disposal and employees
$9,500
3
California Association of Realtors
$9,000
4
AT&T and employees
$8,625
5
Associated Builders and Contractors Northern California
$8,400
5
Campos Land Company
$8,400
5
Employees of Donaghy Sales
$8,400
5
Edison International
$8,400
5
Gerawan Farming
$8,400
5
Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)
$8,400
5
Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians
$8,400
5
Philip Morris USA
$8,400
5
Sempra Energy
$8,400
5
Shiralian Enterprises and employees
$8,400
5
Table Mountain Rancheria
$8,400
5
The Doctors Company
$8,400
5
Timeless Investments
$8,400

More information about contributions

By State:

California 85.31%
Texas 1.80%
District of Columbia 1.42%
North Carolina 1.20%
Other 10.28%
85.31%10.28%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.95%)
Small contributions (0.05%)
99.95%

By Type:

From organizations (83.43%)
From individuals (16.57%)
83.43%16.57%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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Email jim@jimpatterson.com
Republican
Retired Executive Director
21,522 votes (22.6%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Water
  • Education
  • Economy

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Profession:Retired Non Profit Executive

Who gave money to this candidate?

Contributions

Total money raised: $63,325

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

1
Employees of MORRIS, GWEN L
$31,500
2
Employees of Reuben Ellis Physician Consultant
$16,000
3
Employees of MERCY HOSPITAL
$1,200
4
Employees of Oswald Mowing Service
$500
4
Employees of Ramsey Group
$500

More information about contributions

By State:

California 73.40%
Georgia 25.64%
Virginia 0.56%
Massachusetts 0.40%
73.40%25.64%

By Size:

Large contributions (98.55%)
Small contributions (1.45%)
98.55%

By Type:

From organizations (0.80%)
From individuals (99.20%)
99.20%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

Candidate Contact Info

Email gwen2win23rd2016@gmail.com

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