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Steve Pougnet


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-2010 Democratic CD-45 87141 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Stephen P. Pougnet
Born: April 27, 1963 in Flint, Michigan
Married: Christopher Green (m. 2008)
Children: Beckham and Julia

1991-1993: Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, Colorado School of Mines
2003-2007: Member, Palm Springs City Council
2007-2015: Mayor, City of Palm Springs

  • In 2008, Pougnet performed 118 same-sex marriages while it was legally allowable in California, the largest number of gay weddings performed by a mayor in the state. [Source:]

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