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Ben W. Franklin


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-07-1978 Democratic AD-05 35463 Loss

Candidate Biography:


  • Name ID: According to a 1980 LA Times article, Franklin changed his named from William Franklin to Ben Franklin in order to have better name ID for his 1978 Assembly campaign.

Source: "A Young Bob Wants to Succeed Old Bob Wilson" by Steve Harvey, Los Angeles Times (3/21/1980)

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