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David Elder


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-07-1978 Democratic AD-57 37134 Win
11-04-1980 Democratic AD-57 41417 Win
11-02-1982 Democratic AD-57 42030 Win
11-06-1984 Democratic AD-57 49726 Win
11-04-1986 Democratic AD-57 40001 Win
11-08-1988 Democratic AD-57 53002 Win
11-06-1990 Democratic AD-57 32024 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: February 10, 1942 in Los Angeles, CA
Married: Muriel Gilmour
Children: Jonathan, Nicholas, Christopher, and Amanda

Previous: Budget Analyst, City of Long Beach
1992: Primary Candidate for AD-55 (Lost; 26.9%)
1994: Primary Candidate for SBOE-4 (Lost; 4.99%)

  • An incumbent who lost to a member of their own party (in 1992).

Source: California Legislature Handbook (1979), (1989)