|Member of the California State Assembly|
from the 71st district
|Assumed office |
December 5, 2016
|Preceded by||Brian Jones|
|Mayor of Santee, California|
|Preceded by||Jack E. Dale|
|Succeeded by||John Minto|
|Member of the Santee City Council|
|Born||September 21, 1950|
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
In August 1969, Voepel enlisted in the United States Navy. During the Vietnam War, Voepel served on the USS Buchanan, a guided-missile destroyer. Voepel received the Combat Action Ribbon and military awards.
On November 8, 2016, Voepel won the election and became a Republican member of California State Assembly for District 71, encompassing most of inland San Diego County and part of Riverside County. Voepel defeated Leo Hamel with 65.8% of the votes. On November 6, 2018, as an incumbent, Voepel won the election and continued serving District 71. Voepel defeated James Elia with 60.6% of the votes.
2020 California State Assembly
|Republican||Randy Voepel (incumbent)||77,069||61.1|
|Democratic||Liz "Elizabeth" Lavertu||49,073||38.9|
|Republican||Randy Voepel (incumbent)|
|Democratic||Liz "Elizabeth" Lavertu|
2018 California State Assembly
|Republican||Randy Voepel (incumbent)||41,561||43.6|
|Republican||Larry A. Wilske||23,106||24.2|
|Republican||Randy Voepel (incumbent)||100,386||60.6|
2016 California State Assembly
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- August, JW (April 16, 2018). "False Allegations of Stolen Valor Raised Against Assemblyman Randy Voepel". nbcsandiego.com. Retrieved December 11, 2018.
- "Biographical Data - Randy Greg Voepel". documentcloud.org. Retrieved December 11, 2019.
- "Randy Voepel's Biography". Vote Smart. Retrieved December 10, 2019.
- "November 8, 2016 General Election". November 8, 2016. Retrieved December 10, 2019.
- "November 6, 2018 General Election". November 6, 2019. Retrieved December 10, 2019.