Megan Dahle

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Megan Dahle
Megan Dahle State Assembly.jpg
Member of the California State Assembly
from the 1st district
Assumed office
November 12, 2019
Preceded byBrian Dahle
Personal details
Megan Elizabeth Ray

(1975-07-29) July 29, 1975 (age 45)
Fall River Mills, California, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Brian Dahle
ResidenceBieber, California, U.S.

Megan Dahle is an American politician serving as a member of the California State Assembly. A Republican, she represents the 1st State Assembly district, which encompasses parts of Northern California and the Sierra Nevada region.


Prior to being elected to the State Assembly, she served on the Big Valley Joint Unified School Board. The Dahles owned a wheat farm and Megan Dahle previously owned a nursery in Bieber.[1]

In 2019, after her husband, Brian Dahle resigned from the California State Assembly to serve in the California Senate, a special election was held to fill the seat. Dahle won the election, defeating Democratic farmer Elizabeth Betancourt.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Dahle and her husband have three children.[3]


California's 1st State Assembly district special election, 2019
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Megan Dahle (incumbent) 65,331 54.2%
Democratic Elizabeth L. Betancourt 43,416 36.0%
No party preference PK "Paul" Dhanuka 11,872 9.8%
Total votes


  1. ^, Maplight & LWVCEF, http://maplight org &. "Megan Dahle". Voter's Edge California Voter Guide. Retrieved February 27, 2021.
  2. ^ Yoon-Hendricks, Alexandra (November 6, 2019). "Republican Megan Dahle defeats Democrat Elizabeth Betancourt for Assembly District 1 seat". The Sacramento Bee. McClatchy. Retrieved January 8, 2020.
  3. ^ "About Megan | california state assembly candidates 2020". Retrieved June 3, 2020.

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