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Biographic Tags

  • "Born:" - Candidates who have a known date or place of birth [link]
  • "Married:" - Candidates who were married [link]
  • "Children:" - Candidates who had children [link]
  • "University:" - Candidates who attended CalPoly San Luis Obispo, San Jose State, or USC [link]
  • "Military Service:" - Candidates who served in the military [link]
  • "Born:" - Candidates who have a known date or place of birth [link]
  • "Died:" - Candidates who have a known date or place of death [link]
  • "Killed:" - Candidates who were killed, rather than just "died" [link]

Career-related Tags

    Special Elections resulting from the resignation of incumbent [link]
    Special Elections resulting from the death of incumbent [link]
  • Died in office [link]
  • Resigned
    U.S. President [link]
    U.S. Senate [link]
    U.S. Representative [link]
    Governor [link]
    Lt. Governor [link]
    Secretary of State [link]
    State Controller [link]
    State Treasurer [link]
    Attorney General [link]
    Insurance Commissioner [link]
    Superintendent of Public Instruction [link]
    State Senator [link]
    State Assembymember [link]  
    U.S. Senators
    in other states [link]
    U.S. Representatives in other states [link]
    State Legislator in another state [link]

    Candidates for U.S. Senate who lost [link] or [link]
    Judicial: U.S. Supreme Court justices [link]
    Judicial: California Supreme Court justices  [link]
    Judicial: California Superior Court justices  [link]
    Judicial: California Municipal Court justices  [link]
    Judicial: Judges (at all levels) [link]
    Municipal: Mayor [link]
    Municipal: City Councilmember [link]
    Municipal: County Supervisor [link]
    Municipal: School Board Member [link]


    President pro Tempore [link]
    Secretary of the Senate [link]
    Sergeant-at-Arms [link]
    Majority Leader [link]
    Minority Leader [link]
    Assistant Secretary of the Senate [link]
    Engrossing Clerk [link]
    Assistant Engrossing Clerk [link]
    Journal Clerk [link]
    Minute Clerk [link]
    File Clerk [link]
    Fellow, California State Senate Fellowship [link]

    Speaker [link]
    Chief Clerk [link]
    Sergeant at Arms [link]
    Speaker pro Tem [link]
    Majority Leader [link]
    Minority Leader [link]
    Assistant Clerk [link]
    Engrossing Clerk [link]
    Enrolling Clerk [link]
    Engrossing and Enrolling Clerk [link]
    History Clerk [link]
    Reading Clerk [link]
    Minute Clerk [link]
    Calendar Clerk [link]
    Fellow, California State Assembly Fellowship [link]


    Delegate, First Constitutional Convention [link]
    Delegate, Second California Constitutional Convention [link]
    Member, California Constitutional Revision Commission [link]
    Candidate for Assembly Speaker who Lost [link]
    Candidate for Senate President pro Tem who Lost [link] (Data not yet entered)
    Other: U.S. Presidential Elector [link]
    Other: Delegate to the DNC [link]
    Other: Delegate to the RNC [link]
    Other: Legislative Historian [link]
    CORO Fellow [link]
    White House Fellow [link]


    Nobel Peace Prize [link]
    Medal of Honor [link]
    Presidential Medal of Freedom [link]


"Things of Interest to Alex Vassar" Tags 

  • "Duel" - Candidates who participate in duels. [link]
  • "Legal Troubles" - Candidates who had trouble staying within the lines. [link]
  • "Ouch" - Things that really hurt. [link]
  • "Placenames" - Candidates with places named for them. [link]
  • "Pending" - Upcoming events that we're trying to stay current on. [link]
  • "Legislation" - Those rare bills worth noting [link]
  • "Close Contest"
  • "Quote"