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Walter M. "Walt" Ingalls


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CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-07-1972 Democratic AD-74 69370 Win
11-05-1974 Democratic AD-68 44398 Win
11-02-1976 Democratic AD-68 54583 Win
11-07-1978 Democratic AD-68 45757 Win
11-04-1980 Democratic AD-68 63150 Win

Candidate Biography:

Walter Monte Ingalls
Born: October 17, 1944 in Hemet, CA
Died: July 7, 1991 in Los Angeles, CA

Previous: Deputy District Attorney, Riverside District Attorney's Office
1982-1985: Member, California Transportation Commission

  • Ingalls was elected to the Assembly in 1972 at age 27.
  • LEGISLATION: Author of AB 1246 (1976), which created the Los Angeles County Transportation Commission.
  • LEGISLATION: Author of AB 402 (1977), which created the California Transportation Commission.
  • LEGAL TROUBLES: In 1987, Ingalls pleaded guilty to a charge of lewd conduct after being arrested in November 1986 at Fairmount Park in Riverside after exposing himself to two plainclothes Riverside police officers.

Source: California Blue Book (1975)
Source: California Legislature Handbook (1973)
Source: "Ex-Assemblyman Cited for Lewd Conduct", Los Angeles Times (11/4/1986)