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June 5, 2018 — California Primary Election

Fresno County Superior CourtCandidate for Judge, Office 8

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Robert Mangano

Senior Deputy District Attorney, County of Fresno
79,723 votes (71.62%)Winning
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U.C. Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) Juris Doctor (J.D.), U.C. Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), Law (current)
California State University, Fresno Master of Business Administration (M.B.A), California State University, Fresno, Business (current)
California Lutheran University Bachelor of Science (B.S.), California Lutheran University, Psychology (current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Sheriff Margaret Mims (Fresno Sheriff’s Office)
  • Fresno Police Officers’ Association (FPOA)
  • Chief Jerry Dyer (Fresno Police Department)

Organizations (9)

  • Operating Engineers Local No. 3
  • Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA)(Local 294)
  • Clovis Firefighters Association (Local 1695)
  • Nisei Farmers League
  • Fresno County District Attorney Investigators’ Association (FCDAIA)
  • Fresno County Prosecutors’ Association (FCPA)
  • Peace Officers Research Association of California (PORAC)
  • Clovis Police Officers’ Association (CPOA)
  • Fresno Deputy Sheriffs’ Association (FDSA)

Elected Officials (45)

  • Council Member Garry Bredefeld (Fresno City Council)
  • Council Member Oliver L. Baines III (Fresno City Council)
  • Judge Denise Whitehead
  • Judge D. Tyler Tharpe
  • Judge Jon Skiles
  • Judge Houry Sanderson
  • Judge James Petrucelli
  • Judge Dennis Peterson
  • Judge Harry Papadakis (Ret.)
  • Judge Gary Orozco
  • Judge James Oppliger (Ret.)
  • Judge James Kelley
  • Council Member Paul Caprioglio (Fresno City Council)
  • Council Member Luis Chavez (Fresno City Council)
  • Armando Lopez (Co-Chair of The Latino Elected Officials Coalition)
  • Mayor Alma Beltran (Parlier City Council)
  • Mayor Jim Avalos (Selma City Council)
  • Mayor Victor Lopez (Orange Cove City Council)
  • Assessor Paul Dictos (Fresno County)
  • Council Member Espi Sandoval (Kerman City Council)
  • Council Member Robert Silva (Mendota City Council)
  • Mayor Pro Tem Victor Martinez (Mendota City Council)
  • Judge David Kalemkarian
  • Judge Jon Kapetan
  • Council Member Jose Flores (Clovis City Council)
  • Mayor Pro Tem Drew Bessinger (Clovis City Council)
  • Council Member Lynne Ashbeck (Clovis City Council)
  • Supervisor Brian Pacheco (Fresno County Board of Supervisors)
  • Supervisor Nathan Magsig (Fresno County Board of Supervisors)
  • Supervisor Buddy Mendes (Fresno County Board of Supervisors)
  • Supervisor Sal Quintero, Chairman (Fresno County Board of Supervisors)
  • Mayor Bob Whalen (Clovis City Council)
  • Judge Brian Alvarez
  • Judge Carlos Cabrera (Ret.)
  • Judge Timothy Kams
  • Judge Heather M. Jones (Comm.)
  • Judge Michael Idiart
  • Judge Alvin Harrell, III
  • Judge W. Kent Hamlin
  • Judge David Gottlieb
  • Judge Lisa Gamoian
  • Judge Mary Dolas
  • Judge Samuel Dalesandro (Comm.)
  • Judge Adolfo Corona

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