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Edward K. Waters

Democratic

Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-1986 Democratic AD-54 34262 Loss
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: ~1955
Child: Mikael Moore
Family: Son of Maxine Waters

  • The L.A. Times 'day-after recap' of the 1986 election noted that Waters had won; "Democrats outnumber Republicans in the blue-collar district by more than two to one, and Waters benefited from financial support from his mother and Assembly Speaker Willie Brown."
  • In a pre-election article, Democratic strategist Richie Ross predicted of the race; "It's a 57% victory for Ed Waters."

Source: "CALIFORNIA ASSEMBLY : Paul E. Zeltner--Edward K. Waters", Los Angeles Times (11/5/1986)

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