State Offices
Candidates for the following offices nominated from the June 8, 2010 Primary Election
Office Incumbent Ballot Designation
Governor (4-year term)    
Arnold Schwarzenegger, REP X Termed Out
Jerry Brown, DEM   Attorney General of California
Meg Whitman, REP   Businesswoman
Chelene Nightingale, AIP   Business Owner
Laura Wells, GRE   Financial Systems Consultant
Dale F. Ogden, LIB   Business Consultant/Actuary
Carlos Alvarez, PAF   Retail Worker
Lt. Governor (4-year term)    
Abel Maldonado, REP X Senator/Businessman/Farmer
Gavin Newsom, DEM   Mayor, City and County of San Francisco
Jim King, AIP   Real Estate Broker
James "Jimi" Castillo, GRE   Cultural Spiritual Advisor
Pamela J. Brown, LIB   Economics Professor
C.T. Weber, PAF   Retired Government Analyst
Secretary of State (4-year term)
Debra Bowen, DEM X Secretary of State
Damon Dunn, REP   Small Bussiness Owner
Merton D. Short, AIP   Aviator
Ann Menasche, GRE   Civil Rights Attorney
Christina Tobin, LIB   Voting Rights Advocate
Marylou Cabral, PAF   Community Volunteer
Controller (4-year term)
John Chiang, DEM X Controller
Tony Strickland, REP   State Senator/Businessman
Lawrence G. Beliz, AIP   Independent Businessman
Ross D. Frankel, GRE   Accountant
Andrew "Andy" Favor, LIB   Certifed Public Accountant
Karen Martinez, PAF   Retired
Treasurer (4-year term)
Bill Lockyer, DEM X California State Treasurer
Mimi Walters, REP   Bussinesswoman
Robert Lauten, AIP   No Ballot Designation
Charles "Kit" Crittenden, GRE   Retired Professor
Edward M. Teyssier, LIB   Business Owner/Attorney
Debra L. Reiger, PAF   Retired Technology Manager
Attorney General (4-year term)
Jerry Brown, DEM X Candidate for Governor
Kamala D. Harris, DEM   District Attorney, City and County of San Francisco
Steve Cooley, REP   District Attorney, County of Los Angeles
Diane Beall Templin, AIP    Attorney/RE Broker
Peter Allen, GRE   Environmental Energy Attorney
Timothy J. Hannan, LIB   Attorney/Arbitrator/Mediator
Robert J. Evans, PAF   Criminal Defense Lawyer
Insurance Commissioner (4-year term)
Steve Poizner, REP X Candidate for Governor
Dave Jones, DEM   Member, California State Assembly
Mike Villines, REP   Businessman/State Assemblyman
Clay Pedersen, AIP   Retail Manager
William Balderston, GRE   Teacher/Union Organizer
Richard S. Bronstein, LIB   Licensed Insurance Broker
Dina Josephine Padilla, PAF   Injured Worker Consultant
Board of Equalization District 1 (4-year term)
Betty T. Yee, DEM X Equalization Board Member
Kevin R. Scott, REP   Small Business Owner
Kennita Watson, LIB   Retired Quality Engineer
Sherill Borg, PAF   Community Development Officer
State Superintendent of Public Instruction (4-year term)
Larry Aceves   Retired School Superintendent
Tom Torlakson   Teacher/California Legislator
Legislative Offices
Office Incumbent Ballot Designation
U.S. Senator    
Barbara Boxer, DEM X United States Senator
Carly Fiorina, REP   Business Executive
Edward C. Noonan, AIP   Computer Store Owner
Duane Roberts, GRN   Community Volunteer
Gail K. Lightfoot, LIB   Retired Nurse
Marsha Feinland, PAF   Retired Teacher
U.S. Congress District 14    
Anna G. Eshoo, DEM X Member of Congress
Dave Chapman, REP   Software Engineer
Paul Lazaga, LIB   Business Manager
U.S. Congress District 17    
Sam Farr, DEM  X United States Representative
Jeff Taylor, REP   Publisher/Rancher
Mary V. Larkin, LIB   Resort Sales Manager
Eric Petersen, GRN   Commission Member/Promoter
State Asssembly District 27    
Bill Monning, DEM X Assemblymember
Linda "Ellie" Black, REP   Small Business Owner
State Assembly District 28    
Luis Alejo, DEM   Superior Court Attorney
Robert Bernosky, REP   Chief Financial Officer
Last Updated: 9/7/2010 15:25