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Cheryl R. Brown


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-2012 Democratic AD-47 53434 Win
11-04-2014 Democratic AD-47 23632 Win
11-08-2016 Democratic AD-47 51994 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Cheryl Renee Brown
Born: February 11, 1944 in Ayer, Massachusetts
Married: Hardy Brown, Sr, (m. ~1964)
Children: Lynn, Paulette, Hardy Jr., and Regina

2006-2012: Field Representative, Assemblymember Wilmer Amina Carter
2000s-2006: District Staff, Assemblymember Gloria Negrete McLeod
Previous: Member, San Bernardino County Planning Commission
2016: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
2010s-Present: Member, California Commission on Aging Executive Committee

  • Brown was the oldest member of the Assembly in 2015 at age 70.
  • An incumbent who lost to a member of their own party (in 2016).

Source: Biography on campaign site [] (accessed 7/19/2012)