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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 32

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Meshal "Kash" Kashifalghita

US Army Major
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Every American should have affordable health care. I will stand with my Democratic colleagues in support of pre-existing condition coverage, will oppose arbitrary insurance cancellation, and will press for negotiated drug prices for every federal he
  • Every hard-working family should be able to buy a home, send their children to college, and save for retirement. I will aggressively fight for a living wage for all Americans.
  • When America makes a promise, America keeps that promise. Protecting and strengthening Social Security and Medicare to preserve a dignified retirement for all Americans is one of my top priorities.

Experience

Experience

Profession:California Law Officer, Major in Army Reserve
Board Member, Union President, State Law Enforcement Union — Elected position (2014–2017)

Education

California State University, Fullerton Bachelor of Arts, Criminal Justice (2000)

Biography

Meshal "Kash" Kashifalghita came to America in 1993 at the age of 17.  His 21-year law enforcement career began with the District Attorney's office, and then to the State of California.  While working full time Kash earned a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Cal State, Fullerton, and attended the Abraham Lincoln University School of Law, and the Master's program a Claremont McKenna College.   In 2005 Kash enlisted in the United States Army Reserves, and as a Lieutenant deployed to Afghanistan under Operation Enduring Freedom.  His fluency in multiple languages was a benefit to the Army Special Forces unit to which he was attached.  

Kash is the former president of a California law enforcement union, and continues to work in law enforcement for the State of California.  He and his wife Nancy are raising a 14-year-old daughter and an 11-year-old son.   He is a candidate for Congress who believes America does better when we all do better.   

Who gave money to this candidate?

Contributions

Total money raised: $27,805

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

1
Employees of Eldon Dryden Pence Iii
$2,800
2
Employees of Noble Jewelers
$1,500
3
Employees of Peacock Law
$1,000
3
Employees of Peacock Law Apc
$1,000
3
Employees of Reyes Construction, Inc
$1,000

More information about contributions

By State:

California 98.13%
Arizona 1.87%
98.13%

By Size:

Large contributions (93.00%)
Small contributions (7.00%)
93.00%

By Type:

From organizations (0.00%)
From individuals (100.00%)
100.00%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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