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San Luis Obispo CountyCandidate for District Attorney

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Judge Mike Cummins

Retired Superior Court Judge and Attorney
28,319 votes (35.67%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Restore the DA office's jury trial success.
  • Reform SLO County's criminal justice and mental health systems.
  • Investigate the inordinate amount of jailhouse deaths in the county jail.



Profession:Retired Superior Court Judge and Attorney
Superior Court Judge, Stanislaus County (1998–2006)
Superior Court Judge, Stanislaus County (1998–2006)
Superior Court Judge, Stanislaus County — Appointed position (1998–2006)
Municipal Court Judge, Stanislaus County (1994–1998)
Municipal Court Judge, Stanislaus County — Appointed position (1994–1998)
Prosecutor, Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office (1989–1994)
Attorney, Various (1983–1989)


Quintana High School High School Degree (current)
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo B.A., Business Administration (current)
University of Arkansas Juris Doctor Degree, Law (1982)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (8)

  • San Luis Obispo County Democratic Party
  • Sierra Club - Santa Lucia Chapter
  • Central Coast Labor Council
  • San Luis Obispo County Progressives Club
  • United Domestic Workers
  • Stonewall Democrats of San Luis Obispo County
  • Atascadero Democratic Club
  • Paso Robles Democratic Club

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