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Hannah-Beth Jackson


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CA Blue Book (2000)
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1998 Democratic AD-35 66063 Win
11-07-2000 Democratic AD-35 87693 Win
11-05-2002 Democratic AD-35 72394 Win
11-04-2008 Democratic SD-19 207119 Loss
11-06-2012 Democratic SD-19 180780 Win
11-08-2016 Democratic SD-19 224834 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: May 19, 1950 in Boston, Massachusetts
Married: George Eskin
Children: 3 (including Jennie)

1970s-1980s: Deputy District Attorney, Santa Barbara County
1977-1983: Member, California Commission on the Status of Women
1982-1983: Chair, California Commission on the Status of Women
1988: Founder, Santa Barbara Women Lawyers Association
2004-2012: President, Speak Out California
2005-2006: Public Policymaker-in-Residence, UC Santa Barbara

  • George Eskin served as a Santa Barbara County Superior Court judge (2003-2013)
  • LEGISLATION: Coauthor of SR 39 (2015) which found that "Presidential candidates including Donald Trump have unfairly demonized and falsely blamed undocumented immigrant families for a range of problems and challenges facing the United States" and "calls upon the State of California to divest from" and "private businesses and individuals throughout California to end all business ties with" Donald Trump and his companies.

Source: California Blue Book (2000)