San Jose mayoral election, 2014
|Elections in California|
The election is nonpartisan per California state law, although most of the candidates chose to state a political party affiliation. A primary election was held on June 3, 2014. As no candidate received a majority of the vote, a runoff election will be held between the top two vote-getters, Dave Cortese and Sam Liccardo, on November 4, 2014.
- Michael Alvarado
- Bill Chew, perennial candidate
- Dave Cortese, Santa Clara County Supervisor, former San Jose City Councilman and candidate for Mayor in 2006
- Timothy Harrison
- Rose Herrera, San Jose City Councilwoman
- Sam Liccardo, San Jose City Councilman
- Madison Nguyen, San Jose City Councilwoman and Vice Mayor of San Jose
- Pierluigi Oliverio, San Jose City Councilman
- Mark Pham
- Tyrone Wade
- Pete Constant, San Jose City Councilman
- Andrew Abe Diaz, perennial candidate
- Louis Garza
- Susan Marsland (running for San Jose City Council)
- Larry Rouse
- David Wall, candidate for Santa Clara County Supervisor in 2013 and for San Jose City Council in 1998
- David Warner, candidate for San Jose City Council in 2004
- Pat Waite, businessman and candidate for San Jose City Council in 2008
- Forrest Williams, former San Jose City Councilman and candidate for Santa Clara County Supervisor in 2010
|SurveyUSA||May 15–21, 2014||461||± 4.7%||3%||3%||26%||1%||7%||20%||11%||8%||—||22%|
|Mayoral primary results, June 3, 2014|
|Nonpartisan||Pierluigi C. Oliverio||13,197||10.14%|
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- "San Jose mayoral election: Wild, jampacked race begins". San Jose Inside. December 4, 2013. Retrieved March 15, 2014.
- "Santa Clara - Election Results". Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters. June 30, 2014. Retrieved July 21, 2014.