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Democratic Party County Central Committee — Democratic PartyCandidate for Member, Assembly District 28

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Ruben Navarro

13,021 votes (4.83%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Fighting Homelessness and Bringing more Affordable Housing
  • Responsible Economic Developement
  • Restoring our Public Safety



Profession:Father, Coach, Commissioner, and Tech Worker
Commissioner, Housing & Community Development Commission — Elected position (2017–2020)
Willow Glen Police Activities League Commissioner, San Jose Police Activities League — Appointed position (2017–2020)


Santa Clara University Bachelor of Science, Combined Sciences - Pre Med (1999)

Community Activities

Soccer Coach, San Jose Police Activities League (2009–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Evan Low - Assembly Member AD 28
  • Ash Kalra - State Assembly AD 27
  • Mike Honda - Fmr. United States Congressman

Organizations (2)

  • Santa Clara County Democratic Party
  • Golden State Manufactured Homeowners League

Elected Officials (15)

  • Anthony Pham - Milpitas Council Member
  • Sergio Jimenez - San Jose Council Member District 2
  • Magdalena Carrasco - San Jose Council Member District 5
  • Carmen Montano - City of Milpitas: Councilmember
  • Karina Dominguez - City of Milpitas: Vice Mayor
  • Paul Fong - Former Assembly Member AD 28
  • Kensen Chu - Assembly Member AD 25
  • Robert Rivas - Assembly Member AD 30
  • Malia Cohen - California State Board of Equalization Chair
  • Ed Hernandez - California State Senator
  • Patrick Ahrens Foothill - De Anza Community College Board: Trustee
  • Yvonne Martinez Beltran - Morgan Hill City Councilmember
  • Peter Ortiz - Santa Clara County Board of Education: Trustee Area 6
  • Adrienne Grey - West Valley Mission Community College District: Trustee Area 6

Individuals (5)

  • Martha O’Connell - Golden State Manufactured Homeowners League Region Manager
  • Chandra Brooks - Co-Director of Women’s March San Jose
  • Dr. Jenny Richardson PHD Co-Founder Enough is Enough Voter Project, Chair Silicon Valley Democratic Club
  • Tara Sreekrishnan Co-Founder of Silicon Valley Youth Climate Action Bay Area for Clean Environment Board of Director
  • Lori Marshall - San Jose Elks Lodge Chairman, Board of Trustees

Who gave money to this candidate?


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Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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