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Harvey Johnson


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1962 Democratic AD-58 34888 Win
11-03-1964 Democratic AD-58 39954 Win
11-08-1966 Democratic AD-58 31743 Win
11-05-1968 Democratic AD-58 38641 Win
11-03-1970 Democratic AD-58 36608 Win
11-07-1972 Democratic AD-58 43495 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: December 13, 1904 in Sabetha, Kansas
Married: Margaret R. Boomer (m. 1927)
Children: Bettie Culleton, William and Richard L.
Died: April 1, 1979 in Los Angeles, CA

Previous: Member, Potrero Heights School District Board (6 years)
Previous: Trustee, El Monte Elementary School District Board (10 years)

  • LEGISLATION: Author of the California Public Records Act (1968) with Assemblymen Bill BagleyBob BeverlyJames A. HayesPatrick D. McGeeDavid Negri (and Senator Milton Marks). The PRA establishes that "public records are open to inspection at all times during the office hours of the state or local agency and every person has a right to inspect any public record."

Source: California Blue Book (1961), (1967)
Source: California Legislature Handbook (1973)