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Mike Briggs


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CA Blue Book 2000
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1998 Republican AD-29 83080 Win
11-07-2000 Republican AD-29 102156 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: January 23, 1959 in Fresno, CA
Married: Robin
Children: Kylie, Cameron, and Clayton

1994-1998: Member, Fresno City Council (won special election to succeed Brian Setencich)
2002: Primary Candidate for CD-21 (Lost; 25.7%)
2004: Primary Candidate for AD-29 (Lost; 26.9%)
2010: Candidate for Member of the Fresno City Council (Lost; 36.7%)

  • Budget Vote (2001): One of the long-lived apocryphal stories of the Capitol relates to four Republican Assemblymembers who voted for the budget in 2001. Two, Mike Briggs (who ran for Congress) and Richard Dickerson (who ran for State Senate), were defeated in their 2002 primary elections and two others, David Kelley and Anthony Pescetti, declined to run again.

Source: California Blue Book (2000)