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California State AssemblyCandidate for District 55

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Phillip Chen

Assemblyman/Educator/Businessman
64,774 votes (56.2%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Fighting to lower taxes and cost of living
  • Addressing the homelessness crisis
  • Keeping our families and communities safe from crime and drugs

Experience

Education

California State University Fullerton B.A., Communications (current)
University of Southern California Master of Arts (M.A.), Public Administration (current)
University of Southern California Doctor of Education (EdD), Educational Leadership (current)

Biography

Assemblyman Chen is proud to be leading efforts to create better paying jobs, keep taxes down, reduce energy costs, fix the DMV, and make health care more affordable.

 

He’s a small business owner and educator who has taught at the University of Southern California and California State University Fullerton.

 

As a former Reserve Deputy Sheriff, he is committed to protecting our neighborhoods from crime and drugs.

Who gave money to this candidate?

Contributions

Total money raised: $697,548

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Personal Insurance Federation of California
$10,138
2
Employees of 78 Management
$9,400
2
Atlantic Plaza 78, LLC
$9,400
2
California Correctional Peace Officers Association
$9,400
2
California Dental Association
$9,400
2
Employees of Dr. Clifford Labglois
$9,400
2
Farmers Insurance Group
$9,400
2
Fresenius Medical Care Holding
$9,400
2
Los Angeles Police Protective League
$9,400
2
Employees of Lucky Real Estate
$9,400
2
New Majority California
$9,400
2
Employees of Orange County
$9,400
2
Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians
$9,400

More information about contributions

By State:

California 84.04%
Nevada 2.38%
District of Columbia 2.24%
Texas 1.92%
Other 9.42%
84.04%9.42%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.96%)
Small contributions (0.04%)
99.96%

By Type:

From organizations (80.07%)
From individuals (19.93%)
80.07%19.93%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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