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Elton W. Gallegly


Picture of Elton W. Gallegly
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-1986 Republican CD-21 132100 Win
11-08-1988 Republican CD-21 181413 Win
11-06-1990 Republican CD-21 118326 Win
11-03-1992 Republican CD-23 115504 Win
11-08-1994 Republican CD-23 114043 Win
11-05-1996 Republican CD-23 118880 Win
11-03-1998 Republican CD-23 96322 Win
11-07-2000 Republican CD-23 119479 Win
11-05-2002 Republican CD-24 120585 Win
11-02-2004 Republican CD-24 178660 Win
11-07-2006 Republican CD-24 129812 Win
11-04-2008 Republican CD-24 174492 Win
11-02-2010 Republican CD-24 144055 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: March 7, 1944 in Huntington Park, CA

1979: Member, Simi Valley City Council
1980-1986: Mayor, City of Simi Valley
2003: Early Recall Candidate for Governor (withdrew)

  • Gallegly announced in 2006 that he would not seek another term, but the announcement came too late in the election cycle for any candidates other than Michael Tenenbaum to seek the Republican nomination. Gallegly later announced that he would, in fact, seek another term, and beat Tenenbaum for the Republican nomination in 2006. Gallegly later announced that he will seek another term in 2008.