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November 8, 2016 — Elección General de California
Estados Unidos

Cámara de Representantes del los Estados UnidosCandidato para Distrito 49

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Darrell Issa

Republicana
Representante de EE. UU., empresario
155,888 votos (50.3%)Winning
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Mis 3 prioridades principales

  • Arreglar el deteriorado sistema de inmigración de Estados Unidos
  • Crear ejemplos, promover la innovación, asegurar oportunidades en nuestra economía del siglo XXI
  • Exigir cuentas al gobierno y promover un gobierno abierto, honesto y transparente

Experiencia

Experiencia

Profesión:Antiguo capitán del ejército/empresario/pequeño empresario/congresista/padre
Miembro, Cámara de Representantes de EE. UU. — Cargo elegido (2001–actual)
Presidente, Comité de Supervisión de la Cámara — Cargo elegido (2011–2015)

Educación

Kent State University Administración de Empresas (1976)
Sienna Heights University (1976)

Biografía

Darrell Issa is a senior member of the House Judiciary and Foreign Affairs Committees. Highlighted as one of the ten most effective members of Congress, Darrell Issa represents the people of California's 49th Congressional District. Issa is an Army veteran, father and successful entrepreneur. A tech industry leader, he is the founder of Directed Electronics, a company he built from humble origins into the the nation’s largest manufacturer of vehicle anti-theft devices, including the highly-successful Viper system. 

The grandson of immigrants, Issa enlisted in the United States Army as a senior in high school. Through his Army service, he received an ROTC scholarship and graduated with a degree in business from Sienna Heights University in Adrian, Michigan. Upon graduation, Issa was commissioned as an Army officer, and ultimately obtained the rank of captain. He completed his active-duty military service in 1980 and turned his interests to the private sector.

His recent legislative initiatives focus on promoting innovation, creating jobs, protecting consumers, enhancing government transparency, and closing loopholes used to ship jobs overseas. His successful efforts to fight human trafficking in San Diego County led to tougher laws, stiffer penalties, and more consistent enforcement by federal prosecutors. Other congressional oversight efforts led by Issa during both Republican and Democrat administrations resulted in significant reforms to stop waste and abuse at agencies including the Minerals Management Service, the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms, and the Internal Revenue Service. As a principled leader, he voted against the 2008 bailout of Wall Street banks during the Bush Administration and supports efforts to balance the federal budget by curbing government spending.

His other legislative accomlishments include strengthening the Violence Against Women Act, passing the Sexual Assault Survivors' Bill of Rights, opening government though significant reforms to the Freedom of Information Act, advancing Sober Homes Reform, and working to hold our government leaders accountable.

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Contribuciones

Dinero total recaudado: $3,015,864

Principales contribuyentes que dieron dinero para apoyar al candidato, por organización:

1
Darrell Issa
$36,000
2
Google and employees
$20,800
3
Cheniere Energy and employees
$18,600
4
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
$15,000
4
National Automobile Dealers Association
$15,000
4
Prosperity Action
$15,000

Más información acerca de contribuciones

Por estado:

California 45.55%
District of Columbia 18.83%
Virginia 7.88%
Texas 3.28%
Other 24.46%
45.55%18.83%24.46%

Por tamaño:

Contribuciones grandes (80.76%)
Contribuciones pequeñas (19.24%)
80.76%19.24%

Por tipo:

De organizaciones (43.16%)
De individuos (56.84%)
43.16%56.84%
Fuente: Análisis de datos de la Comisión Federal Electoral de MapLight.

Creencias poliza

Filosofía política

Congressman Issa's approach is always rooted in finding fresh solutions and unique approaches to the nation's toughest problems. A national leader with extensive bipartisan accomplishments, Congressman Issa has worked with members of Congress from both parties to pass legislation that is making government more accountable, reducing taxes, creating jobs, protecting veterans, and ensuring America remains safe and secure. As your representative, Congressman Issa will work to:

  • Fix our broken immigration system
  • Advance opportunites and jobs in our 21st century economy
  • Uphold our nation's promise to our veterans
  • Defeat ISIS
  • Promote startups, small business and innovation
  • Move the nuclear waste from San Onofre
  • Reform our criminal justice system
  • Hold government leaders -- of both parties -- accountable

Videos (2)

— October 12, 2016 Candidate's Campaign
— October 12, 2016 Candidate's Campaign

Darrell Issa is focused on fresh solutions to Washington's biggest problems.

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