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Marie Waldron is an American politician currently serving as the minority leader of the California State Assembly. She is a Republican representing the 75th district, encompassing parts of inland northern San Diego and southwestern Riverside counties.

Marie Waldron
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Minority Leader of the California Assembly
Assumed office
November 8, 2018
Preceded byBrian Dahle
Member of the California State Assembly
from the 75th district
Assumed office
December 3, 2012
Preceded byNathan Fletcher
Personal details
Born (1960-03-28) March 28, 1960 (age 59)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
EducationSt. John's University, New York (BS)
University of California, San Diego
San Diego State University


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CareerEdit

In 1998, Waldron's political career began when she became an Escondido City Councilwoman.[1]

On November 8, 2018, she was elected by her Assembly Republican colleagues to serve as Assembly minority leader.[2]

2014 California State AssemblyEdit

California's 75th State Assembly district election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Marie Waldron (incumbent) 41,510 99.1
Democratic Nicholas Shestople (write-in) 375 0.9
Libertarian Mike Paster (write-in) 14 0.0
Total votes 41,899 100.0
General election
Republican Marie Waldron (incumbent) 66,152 69.0
Democratic Nicholas Shestople 29,761 31.0
Total votes 95,913 100.0
Republican hold

2016 California State AssemblyEdit

California's 75th State Assembly district election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Marie Waldron (incumbent) 56,407 60.3
Democratic Andrew Masiel Sr. 37,104 39.7
Total votes 93,511 100.0
General election
Republican Marie Waldron (incumbent) 111,598 62.9
Democratic Andrew Masiel Sr. 65,770 37.1
Total votes 177,368 100.0
Republican hold

2018 California State AssemblyEdit

California's 75th State Assembly district election, 2018
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Marie Waldron (incumbent) 56,646 61.6
Democratic Alan Geraci 35,324 38.4
Total votes 91,970 100.0
General election
Republican Marie Waldron (incumbent) 95,236 56.4
Democratic Alan Geraci 73,707 43.6
Total votes 168,943 100.0
Republican hold

Personal lifeEdit

Waldron's husband is Steve. They have one child.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Assembly Member Marie Waldron's Biography". Vote Smart. Retrieved September 7, 2019.
  2. ^ McGreevy, Patrick. "California Assembly Republicans elect Escondido's Marie Waldron new leader". sandiegouniontribune.com. Retrieved January 25, 2019.

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California Assembly
Preceded by
Brian Dahle
Minority Leader of the California Assembly
2018–present
Incumbent