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Josh Newman


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-2016 Democratic SD-29 160230 Win

Candidate Biography:

Joshua B. Newman
Born: October 17, 1964 in New York
Married: Darcy Lewis
Child: Cecily
Military Service: ARMY

1991: Staff, Frank Jordan for San Francisco Mayor campaign
1992-1993: Special Assistant, San Francisco Mayor Frank Jordan
1994: Candidate for San Francisco Board of Supervisors (Lost)
2013-2016: Executive Director, ArmedForce2Workforce

  • In 2017, Newman is the target of an attempted recall led by Carl Demaio. It is currently pending.
  • On his 2016 campaign website, Newman offered some insight into what it's like to run for office; "You know that saying, live your life as if anything you do might end up on the frknt page of the local newspaper? I've lived that little warning personally, and it was a life changing experience."
  • Silver Screen: Newman was an actor who appeared in "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery" (1997).



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