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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

City of San JoseCandidate for City Council, Council District 9

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Kalen Gallagher

Governing Board Member, Campbell Union High School District
15,414 votes (49.18%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Rebuilding and retooling our police department to combat the break-ins plaguing our neighborhoods
  • Making San Jose the best place in the country for kids to get an education
  • Transitioning our homeless neighbors off the streets and into the services they need



UC Davis School of Law Juris Doctor, Law (2009)
UC Davis Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (2005)

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (20)

  • Paymon Zarghami - San Jose Unified School District Trustee (former)
  • Thanh Tran - Franklin-McKinley School District Trustee
  • Randy Scofield - Cambrian School District Trustee
  • Thomas Rossmeissl - Union School District Trustee
  • Carol Presunka - Cambrian School District Trustee
  • Jennifer Petroff - Union School District Trustee
  • Jarod Middleton - Cambrian Union School District Trustee
  • Evan Low - California State Assemblymember
  • Adrienne Grey - West Valley-Mission Community College District Trustee
  • Linda Goytia - Campbell Union High School District Trustee
  • Aletta Godden - Cambrian School District Trustee
  • Doug Evans - Union School District Trustee
  • Anna Eshoo - United States Congresswoman
  • Joseph Di Salvo - Santa Clara County Board of Education Trustee
  • Wendy Dillingham - Campbell Union High School District Trustee (former)
  • Vickie Brown - Union School District Trustee
  • Stacey Brown - Campbell Union High School District Trustee (former Cambrian Union School District Trustee)
  • Sheila Billings - Union School District Trustee
  • Kristiina Arrasmith - Campbell Union High School District Trustee
  • Doron Aronson - Cambrian School District Trustee

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