Republicans Against 8

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Who Opposes Proposition 8?

Republicans from across California who believe in limited government and individual liberty are vowing to vote NO on Proposition 8 on November 4. Here are just a few Republicans Against 8:

Elected Officials:

  • Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Mayor Jerry Sanders (San Diego)
  • Mayor Mike Gin (Redondo Beach)
  • Sheriff Lee Baca (Los Angeles)
  • District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis (San Diego)
  • Former Congressman Tom Campbell
  • Former Assemblyman Jim Cunneen
  • Mayor Pro Tempore Cheryl Kinsman (Laguna Beach)
  • City Councilman Dennis Zine (Los Angeles)
  • City Councilman Kelly Boyd (Laguna Beach)
  • City Councilwoman Elizabeth Pearson (Laguna Beach)
  • City Councilman Chuck Vasquez (Cathedral City)

Republican Party Candidates:

  • Shane Patrick Connoly, Senate District 13 Nominee
  • Mark Patrosso, Assembly District 23 Nominee
  • Greg Gandrud, Assembly District 35 Nominee
  • Steven Sion, Assembly District 42 Nominee
  • Ralph Denney, Assembly District 76 Nominee

Republican Party Officials*:

  • Paul Cummings, Chairman, Alameda County Republican Party
  • David Rappel, Chairman, 40th Assembly District Central Committee
  • Len Lanzi, Member, 40th Assembly District Central Committee
  • Paul Fredrix, Chairman, 42nd Assembly District Central Committee
  • Nate Kraut, Member, 42nd Assembly District Central Committee
  • Bill Reeher, Member, 42nd Assembly District Central Committee
  • Mike German, Member, 78th Assembly District Central Committee
  • Martin Bloxham, Former President, California Congress of Republicans

Appointed Officials*:

  • Kevin Broadwater, California State Independent Living Council
  • Alan Howard, Member, California Osteopathic Medical Board
  • Don Norte, Governor’s Council on Employment of People with Disabilities
  • Len Olds, California Council for the Humanities
  • Brad Torgan, General Counsel, California Department of Parks and Recreation
  • James Vaughn, Member, State Bar Board of Governors Examining Committee
  • Thomas Hebrank, President – Board of Administration, San Diego City Employees’ Retirement System
  • Scott Schmidt, Vice Chair, Transportation Commission, City of West Hollywood
  • Kathy Page, Transportation Commissioner, City of West Hollywood

Other Republicans Against Proposition 8

  • Adina Cappell
  • Alan Howard
  • Allen Greene
  • Alex Calero
  • Andrew Holinsky
  • Benjamin Barnes
  • Bobby James Bottoms
  • Brian Bennett
  • Brian E. Johnson
  • Brian Pelletier
  • Brian Smith
  • Brian Somero
  • Carl Turner
  • Carlos Vizcarra
  • Dan Blatt
  • Dan Brown
  • Derik Dill
  • Domika Jackson
  • Erik Jones
  • Evan Sayet
  • Francesca Somma
  • Frank Tachias
  • Irvin McClendon
  • James Perron
  • James Grehn
  • Jay Foxworthy
  • Jazmine Bergeron
  • Joe Gregorich
  • Joe Chess
  • John Talley
  • Jokie Wilson
  • Julio Sosa
  • K. Jang
  • Kirk Sunderman
  • Lindy Willingham
  • Lisa Prunier
  • Marc Cherry
  • Martha Wright
  • Matthew Holland
  • Matt Klink
  • Dr. Michael C. Oboza
  • Michael Powell
  • Michelle Layser
  • Nancy M. Chase
  • Nancy Van Alstyne
  • Neale Roche
  • Patrick Adams
  • Paul Waters
  • Peter Hankwitz
  • Rory Diamond
  • Ryan Renard
  • Scott Klinepier
  • Scott Macdonald
  • Sean Foster
  • Shae Finch
  • Stacy McCay
  • Steve Soboroff
  • Stuart Falk
  • Terry Hamilton
  • Walter Carnwright
  • William Callahan, Jr.

Businesses Against 8

  • Apple
  • PG&E
  • AT&T
  • Levi Strauss
  • Google
  • Valley Industry and Commerce Association

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