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Bill Greene


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1966 Democratic AD-53 34926 Win
11-05-1968 Democratic AD-53 40674 Win
11-03-1970 Democratic AD-53 33577 Win
11-07-1972 Democratic AD-53 40295 Win
11-05-1974 Democratic AD-47 31865 Win
04-01-1975 Democratic SD-29 28079 Win
11-02-1976 Democratic SD-29 77053 Win
11-04-1980 Democratic SD-29 76043 Win
11-06-1984 Democratic SD-27 109463 Win
11-08-1988 Democratic SD-27 98937 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: November 15, 1931 in Kansas City, Missouri
Married: Yvonne LaFargue (in 1962)
Children: Alisa Rochelle and Jan Andrea
Military Service: USAF
Died: December 2, 2002 in Sacramento, CA

Previous: Clerk of the Assembly, California State Assembly
Previous: Legislative Assistant, Assemblyman Mervyn M. Dymally
1975: Resigned from the State Assembly on April 7.

  • In 1989, Greene was the target of three attempted recalls, all led by Esther M. Lofton. The recalls failed to qualify for the ballot.

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