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H. L. "Bill" Richardson

Republican

Picture of H. L. Richardson
gunowners.org
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1962 Republican CD-29 58760 Loss
11-08-1966 Republican SD-19 111930 Win
11-05-1968 Republican SD-19 139807 Win
11-07-1972 Republican SD-19 143654 Win
11-05-1974 Republican Senate3 2210267 Loss
11-02-1976 Republican SD-25 124922 Win
11-04-1980 Republican SD-25 146675 Win
11-06-1984 Republican SD-25 168257 Win
11-03-1992 Republican CD-03 96092 Loss
Website: senhlr.blogspot.com
Email address: senhlr@gunownersca.com
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1927 in Terre Haute, Indiana
Married: Barbara Budrow
Children: Carrie Herbertson, Doug Richardson, and Laurie Paredes
Military Service: USN (WWII)

1970-1974: Minority Caucus Chair, California State Senate
1975-Present: Founder and Chairman, Gun Owners of America
1979: Minority Caucus Chair, California State Senate
1986: Primary Candidate for Lieutenant Governor (Lost; 42.6%)

Source: California Blue Book (1967)
Source: California Legislature Handbook (1983)

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