Candidates for Governor
John Chiang currently serves as Treasurer for the State of California. Chiang has served previously as Controller and as a member of the State Board of Equalization.
Delaine Eastin has been working in the private sector since she served her terms as California's State Superintendent of Public Instruction, as a Member of the California State Assembly, and as Member of the City Council in Union City where an elementary school bears her name.
Gavin Newsom currently serves as Lieutenant Governor of the State of California. Newsom served previously as Mayor of the City of San Francisco and on the Board of Supervisors for the County of San Francisco. Newsom is the owner of several businesses.
Prior to serving as Mayor of the City of Los Angeles, Antonio Villaraigosa served on the city council. Hon. Villaraigosa's first elected position was as member of the California State Assembly where he served as Democratic Assembly Whip, Assembly Majority Leader, and Speaker of the Assembly.
California's statewide primary will be held on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.