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Margie Handley


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1990 Republican SD-02 107864 Loss
04-27-1993 Republican SD-02 47420 Loss
11-05-1996 Republican AD-01 69917 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Margie L. Handley
Born: September 29, 1939
Child: Judith
Family: Daughter of Robert E. Harrah

Previous: Member, California Rural Development Council
Previous: Delegate, White House Conference on Small Business
1980: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1984: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1986-1990: Member, California Transportation Commission
1988: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1992: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1996: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1997-1998: Member, California Economic Strategy Panel
2000: Delegate, Republican National Convention
2004: Delegate, Republican National Convention
2007-2008: State Chair, Rudy Giuliani for President California Volunteer State Leadership
2008: North Western California Assistant Director, CA Women for McCain
2008: Delegate, Republican National Convention
2010: Northern California Regional Grassroots Directors, Meg Whitman for Governor

  • In 1987, Senator David Roberti asked for an investigation in whether Handley had used her position on the Transportation Commission to benefit her company, a northern California road materials company. The State Auditor General investigated the allegations and found "no evidence that Handley used information gained in her position to get the jump on competitors by buying up rock and gravel rights near future Caltrans projects. " Source: 'No Improper Activity' - State Road Official Cleared in Report by Steve Wiegand, S.F. Chronicle, 4/7/1987

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