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Julian Beck


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CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1942 Democratic AD-41 6309 Win
11-07-1944 Democratic AD-41 10390 Win
11-05-1946 Democratic AD-41 8284 Win
11-02-1948 Democratic AD-41 15135 Win
11-07-1950 Democratic AD-41 10470 Win
11-04-1952 Democratic AD-41 47057 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: May 13, 1905 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Married: Maude Marie Carlisle (in 1935)
Children: Julie Anne and Judith Lynne
Died: August 18, 1992

1949-1952: Minority Caucus Chair, California State Assembly
1953: Resigned from the State Assembly on September 25.
1953-1958: Judge, Los Angeles Municipal Court
1958-1959: Governor's Legislative Secretary

  • LEGISLATION: Beck was the principal proponent of Proposition 6 (1946) which provided for the Legislature to meet annually and changed the state budget from covering a two-year period to a one-year period.

Source: California Blue Book (1946), (1954)
Source: Social Security Death Index (website).

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