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Michael D. Duvall


Picture of Michael D. Duvall
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-07-2006 Republican AD-72 55664 Win
11-04-2008 Republican AD-72 79066 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: June 14, 1955 in Castro Valley, CA
Married: Susan
Children: Shanta and Brian

199?-2000: President, Yorba Linda Chamber of Commerce
Previous: Chair, Yorba Linda Plan Steering Committee
2000-2006: Member, Yorba Linda City Council
2009: Resigned from the State Assembly on September 9.*

  • Open Mike: Duvall resigned in 2009, a day after reporters from KCAL-TV aired a news report that featured a video clip from an Assembly Committee in which Duvall discussed with Assemblyman Jeff Miller having affairs with two female lobbyists in Sacramento. The exchange was recorded on a live microphone before the Committee meeting began. On his campaign website, Duvall resigned, commenting that he was "deeply saddened that my inappropriate comments have become a major distraction for my colleagues in the Assembly" before adding that his resignation was "in no way an admission that I had an affair or affairs. My offense was engaging in inappropriate story-telling and I regret my language and choice of words."

Source: California Legislature Handbook (2007-08)