JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Elected Offices Elections by Decade Longest Service Shortest Service Most & Fewest Votes Uncontested Races Closest Contests Redistricting Recalls
Elections 2024 [PREVIEW] 2024 General 2022 General Prior 2020s Elections Elections by Decade
Other Stuff Advanced Search CA Constitution Line of Succession Highest Ranking

[search tips] [advanced search]

Searching tips

  • Enter a candidate's name to find a candidate
  • Enter the name of a political party to find the party and all candidates
  • Enter a date to find an election
  • Enter a year to find all elections within that year

James Schwab

Democratic

Date Party Office Votes Result
01-18-2021 Democratic Secretary of State 0 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: California
Married: Alma Perez
Children: Santiago, Carlos, and ????


2007-200?: Consultant, Senate Select Committee on Emerging Technologies and Economic Competitiveness
2007-200?: Member, California Seismic Safety Commission
Previous: Legislative Consultant, State Senator Alex Padilla
2015-201?: Chief of Legislative Affairs, Secretary of State Alex Padilla
201?-2018: Deputy Secretary of State for Policy and Planning, Secretary of State Alex Padilla
2018-2021: Chief Deputy Secretary of State, Secretary of State Alex Padilla
2021-Present: Chief Deputy Secretary of State, Secretary of State Shirley Weber

  • Alma Perez is the Senior Consultant for the State Senate Labor and Industrial Relations Committee.

Source: "Secretary of State Alex Padilla Appoints James Schwab Chief Deputy," Press Release, December 18, 2018