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Leon D. Ralph


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1966 Democratic AD-55 34126 Win
11-05-1968 Democratic AD-55 42028 Win
11-03-1970 Democratic AD-55 33706 Win
11-07-1972 Democratic AD-55 44206 Win
11-05-1974 Democratic AD-48 31586 Win

Candidate Biography:

Leon Douglas Ralph
Born: August 20, 1932 in Richmond, Virginia
Married: Martha Ann Morgan (in 1951), Pamela
Children: Martha, Ruth, Leon, Tony and Tiffany
Military Service: USAF (Korea)
Died: February 6, 2007 in Long Beach, CA

1988: Primary Candidate for AD-51 (Lost; 43.8%)
Previous: Democratic National Committeeman from California
2006: President/CEO, Los Angeles Opportunities Industrialization Center (LAOIC)

  • LEGISLATION: Author (with Pauline L. Davis and Leo T. McCarthy) of AB 23 (Ch. 1246, 1975), the Legislative Open Records Act, which requires the Legislature to make available to the public most legislative documents.

Source: California Blue Book (1967), (1971)
Source: California Legislature Handbook (1969)