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Bruce Thompson


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CA Blue Book 2000
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1994 Republican AD-66 79814 Win
11-05-1996 Republican AD-66 91676 Win
11-03-1998 Republican AD-66 78961 Win

Candidate Biography:

Bruce Charles Thompson
Born: November 24, 1953 in Weiser, Idaho
Married: Donna (in 1974)
Children: Robert, Cathy, Thomas, David, Scott, Dan, Laura, and Cyndi

1980-1988: Boardmember, Rubidoux Community Services District
1992-1994: Member, Fallbrook Union Elementary School District Board
1994-1995: Minority Caucus Chair, California State Assembly
1995-1996: Majority Caucus Chair, California State Assembly
2001-2009: Regional Administrator, U.S. Small BusinessAdministration
2006: Candidate for San Diego County Board of Supervisors
2008: Delegate, Republican National Convention
2012: Delegate, Republican National Convention

  • Be Fruitful and Multiply: Thompson has eight children. 
  • NOTABLE NO VOTE (Expanded State Pension Benefits): Thompson was one of 6 State Assemblymembers who voted against SB 400 (1999) by Deborah Ortiz, which created new  Public Employee Retirement System pension formula allowing a retirement benefit factor of 2% at age 55 increasing to 2.5% at age 63 and above.

Source: California Blue Book (2000)