California’s Democrat Is Elected to Congress
Jesse McKinley"SAN FRANCISCO Lt. Gov. John Garamendi of California, a Democrat, easily won election to Congress on Tuesday night, outpolling a little-known Republican in a suburban and largely liberal district east of San Francisco.
"Mr. Garamendi, a former state insurance commissioner who also served in the Clinton administration, had 55 percent of the vote with 29 percent of precincts reporting. David Harmer, a lawyer whose father, John, had served as California's lieutenant governor, had 40 percent in his first political campaign."The seat in California's 10th Congressional district was vacated in June when Ellen O. Tauscher, a Democrat, resigned to take a top post in the State Department." Read on...
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"California’s Democrat Is Elected to Congress", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), avril 2009. Consulté le 09/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/california-s-democrat-is-elected-to-congress