Subject: Election Time!
June 01, 2014
The June 3 Primary Election is here. If you have not already retuned your ballot by mail make sure to drop it off at any polling location or at the Elections Office. For more information on voting options please visit the Elections Office Web site here.
Below is a full roster of the candidates, measures and ballot propositions endorsed by the San Mateo County Democratic Party as well as those endorsed by the California Democratic Party.
State and Local Endorsements
The California Democratic Party has endorsed the following candidates and ballot initiatives for the June 3 Primary Election.
Governor Edmund G. "Jerry" Brown
Treasurer John Chiang
Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom
Secretary of State no recommendation
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris
Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones
Controller No recommendation
Supt. of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson
Board of Equalization District 2: Fiona Ma
State Ballot Initiatives
Authorizes $600 million in general obligation bonds for affordable multifamily supportive housing to relieve homelessness, provide affordable transitional housing, affordable rental housing, or related facilities for veterans and their families.
Requires local government compliance with laws providing for public access to local government body meetings and records of government officials. Eliminates reimbursement for costs of compliance.
Congresswoman Anna Eshoo
Congresswoman Jackie Speier
Assemblyman Rich Gordon
Assemblyman Kevin Mullin
Assemblyman Phil Ting
There are numerous local races and measures on the June 3, 2014 ballot in San Mateo County as well. The San Mateo County Democratic Party has endorsed the following candidates and measures:
San Mateo County Board of Supervisors, District 2
C - Bayshore Elementary School District Bond Measure YES
D - Woodside Elementary School District Bond Measure YES
E - City of Half Moon Bay "Main Street Bridge Safety and Accessibility Act" Measure NEUTRAL
F - City of Half Moon Bay "Main Street Bridge Preservation Act" Measure NEUTRAL
In addition to working in support of Democratic candidates in advance of the June Primary Election, the San Mateo County Democratic Party is sponsoring a vigorous voter registration effort throughout the county.
The Party will have booths at many events in local communities but will also train interested volunteers in doing voter registration at other public sites.
Interested volunteers should contact the Party at email@example.com.
The election season ahead will be exciting and as always there remains much work to do as we prepare for the next elections in November.
We invite all San Mateo County Democrats to participate in upcoming events and efforts to keep San Mateo County blue.
Upcoming Democratic Club & Other Events
When: Friday June 6, 6 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: The home of Carole and Larry Dorshkind
Contact: Carole Dorshkind · firstname.lastname@example.org · 650-766-2162
June General Meeting
Thursday, June 19, 2014, 7:30 pm
Transport Workers' Union Local 505 Building
1521 Rollins Road, Burlingame, CA
Paid for by the San Mateo County Democratic Party and not authorized by any candidate or their committee
Mail: 751 Laurel Street, Box 702, San Carlos, CA 94070