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California State SenateCandidate for District 15

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Dave Cortese

County Supervisor, Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors
79,507 votes (33.9%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Increase affordable housing and provide mental health and other services to end homelessness.
  • Ensure that our public safety personnel are appropriately staffed, trained, and equipped to effectively keep our neighborhoods safe.
  • Focus on our environment and open space and reduce carbon and greenhouse gasses in order to combat climate change.

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $1,609,620

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

Employees of County of Santa Clara
Employees of Devcon Construction
California Federation of Teachers
California State Council of Laborers
SEIU California
SEIU Local 1000
SEIU United Healthcare Workers West

More information about contributions

By State:

California 97.88%
District of Columbia 0.36%
Maryland 0.29%
Nevada 0.29%
Other 1.18%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.17%)
Small contributions (0.83%)

By Type:

From organizations (48.71%)
From individuals (51.29%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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