Susan Bonilla

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Susan Bonilla
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Member of the California State Assembly
from the 14th district
11th district (2010–2012)
In office
December 6, 2010 – November 30, 2016
Preceded byTom Torlakson
Succeeded byTim Grayson
Member of the
Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors from the 4th District
In office
January 9, 2007 – December 6, 2010
Preceded byMark DeSaulnier
Succeeded byKaren Mitchoff
Personal details
Born (1960-06-22) June 22, 1960 (age 59)
Taiwan
NationalityAmerican
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)John Bonilla
ResidenceConcord, California
Alma materAzusa Pacific University
ProfessionTeacher

Susan Bonilla (born June 22, 1960)[1] is an American politician who served in the California State Assembly, representing the 14th district, encompassing parts of Contra Costa and Solano counties. She is a Democrat. Prior to being elected to the state assembly, she was a member of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors.

Bonilla had originally planned to run for Mark DeSaulnier's State Senate seat in 2016,[citation needed] however in November 2014 DeSaulnier resigned to take office in the U.S. House of Representatives. Bonilla ran in a 2015 special election to fill DeSaulnier's seat in California's 7th State Senate district, but lost to Steve Glazer.[2]

2014 California State Assembly[edit]

California's 14th State Assembly district election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Susan Bonilla (incumbent) 44,644 99.1
Republican Joy D. Delepine (write-in) 366 0.8
No party preference John Henry Kimack (write-in) 24 0.1
Total votes 45,034 100.0
General election
Democratic Susan Bonilla (incumbent) 69,325 68.9
Republican Joy D. Delepine 31,298 31.1
Total votes 100,623 100.0
Democratic hold

References[edit]

  1. ^ Massimino, Micaela (June 22, 2011). "AM Alert: No paychecks, but fundraisers galore". Sacramento Bee. Retrieved June 22, 2011.
  2. ^ "State Senate District 7 - Special Election". California Secretary of State.

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