Eric Linder

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Eric Linder
Eric Linder.jpg
Member of the California State Assembly
from the 60th district
In office
December 3, 2012 – November 30, 2016
Preceded by Jeff Miller (redistricted)
Succeeded by Sabrina Cervantes
Personal details
Born Eric Frederic Linder
(1978-10-09) October 9, 1978 (age 38)
Whittier, California
Political party Republican
Residence Corona, California
Alma mater Norco High School

Eric Frederic Linder (born October 9, 1978) is a candidate for Riverside County's board of Supervisors. He is an American politician who once served in the California State Assembly.[1] He is a Republican who represented the 60th Assembly District, encompassing far western Riverside County. Prior to being elected to the Assembly in 2012, he was a business owner and vice chair of the Riverside County Republican Party.

After being re-elected in 2014, Linder was defeated in his bid for re-election to a third term in 2016 by Democrat Sabrina Cervantes.[2]

2014 California State Assembly[edit]

California's 60th State Assembly district election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Eric Linder (incumbent) 20,248 98.6
Democratic Ken Park (write-in) 144 0.7
Democratic Oliver Unaka (write-in) 118 0.6
Libertarian John Farr (write-in) 34 0.2
Total votes 20,544 100.0
General election
Republican Eric Linder (incumbent) 34,348 61.5
Democratic Ken Park 21,508 38.5
Total votes 55,855 100.0
Republican hold

2016 California State Assembly[edit]

California's 60th State Assembly district election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Eric Linder (incumbent) 30,048 45.6
Democratic Sabrina Cervantes 27,346 41.5
Democratic Ken Park 8,478 12.9
Total votes 65,872 100.0
General election
Democratic Sabrina Cervantes 77,404 54.5
Republican Eric Linder (incumbent) 64,710 45.5
Total votes 142,114 100.0
Democratic gain from Republican

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://ad60.assemblygop.com/
  2. ^ "GOP assemblyman defeated, giving California Democrats supermajority", mercurynews.com, November 15, 2016; accessed November 15, 2016.

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