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June 5, 2018 — California Primary Election

California State AssemblyCandidate for District 20

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Bill Quirk

Democratic
Assemblymember
56,762 votes (100%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Reducing California's and the world's greenhouse gas footprint in a way that strengthens our economy.
  • Increasing funding for and and improving our educational outcomes at all levels.
  • Making it easier for businesses to start, grow, and stay in California.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Assembly Member
Assembly Member, District 20, California State Assembly — Elected position (2012–current)
Council Member, Hayward City Council — Elected position (2004–2012)
Physicist: Climate Science, Expert on Foreign Nuclear Weapon Programs, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (1979–2005)
Library Commissioner, Hayward Public Library Commission — Appointed position (1997–2004)
Corporate Planner, Amdahl, Sunnyvale (1978–1979)
Management Consultant, McKinsey and Company (1977–1978)
Astrophysicist, Nasa Goddard Institute for Space Studies, New York City (1972–1977)

Education

Columbia University in the City of New York Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Astrophysics (1970)
Columbia Engineering Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Applied Physics (1967)
Columbia Engineering Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Applied Physics (1967)

Community Activities

Member and Committee Chair, Hayward Rotary (2005–current)
Member and Past President, Friends of the Hayward Library (1990–current)
Member, Hayward Area Historical Society (2012–current)
Member, Hayward Chamber of Commerce (1991–current)
Member, Hayward Democratic Club (1988–current)

Who gave money to this candidate?

Contributions

Total money raised: $550,272

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

1
California State Council of Laborers
$17,600
1
Northern California Carpenters Regional Council
$17,600
2
California State Association of Electrical Workers PAC Small Contributor Committee
$17,100
3
American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees - California People Small Contributor Committee
$8,800
3
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
$8,800
3
California Apartment Association
$8,800
3
Calpine
$8,800
3
Edison International
$8,800
3
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 1245 PAC (IBEW)
$8,800
3
SEIU California
$8,800
3
Service Employees International Union (SEIU) United Healthcare Workers West PAC Small Contributor Committee
$8,800
3
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
$8,800
3
State Building & Construction Trades Council of California
$8,800

More information about contributions

By State:

California 81.00%
District of Columbia 4.28%
Texas 2.62%
Florida 2.33%
Other 9.77%
81.00%9.77%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.81%)
Small contributions (0.19%)
99.81%

By Type:

From organizations (89.90%)
From individuals (10.10%)
89.90%10.10%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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