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Gloria Romero


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CA State Senate
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1998 Democratic AD-49 43800 Win
11-07-2000 Democratic AD-49 62015 Win
03-06-2001 Democratic SD-24 26959 Win
11-05-2002 Democratic SD-24 79227 Win
11-07-2006 Democratic SD-24 92498 Win

Candidate Biography:

Dr. Gloria J. Romero
Born: July 10, 1955 in Barstow, CA
Child: Soledad Romero Ursua

1995-1998: Member, Los Angeles Community College Board of Trustees
1997: Chair, Los Angeles Elected Charter Reform Commission
2001: Resigned from the State Assembly on March 12.
2004-2009: Majority Leader, California State Senate*
2009: Prospective Candidate for the CD-32 Special Election (declined to run)
2010: Primary Candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction (Lost; 17.2%)
2011-Present: Director, Democrats for Education Reform-California
2012: Proponent, Proposition 32 [Political Contributions by Payroll Deduction] (Failed; 43.9%)

  • First Female Senate Majority Leader.

Source: California Blue Book (2000)