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Dean Florez


Picture of Dean Florez
CA State Senate
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1998 Democratic AD-30 37058 Win
11-07-2000 Democratic AD-30 56936 Win
11-05-2002 Democratic SD-16 69503 Win
11-07-2006 Democratic SD-16 78146 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: April 5, 1963 in Shafter, CA
Married: Elsa
Children: Faith and Sean
Family: Fran Florez

1987-1988: Senate Fellow, Senator Art Torres
Previous: Chief of Staff, State Senator Art Torres
2009-2010: Majority Leader, California State Senate
2010: Early Primary Candidate for Lieutenant Governor (Withdrew)
2012: Potential Primary Candidate for CD-21 (Declined to run)
2012-Present: President and CEO, Twenty Million Minds Foundation (whose goal is to "develop and create open source web 2.0 textbooks available for free or very low cost")
2016-Present: Member, California Air Resources Board

Source: California Blue Book (2000)