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The Santa Clara County Democratic Party endorses candidates in local non-partisan races (city councils, school boards, etc). The process begins with the close of candidate filing. If you are a candidate in Santa Clara County (and a registered Democrat) and would like to request the SCCDCC endorsement, download our Questionnaire, fill it out, and email it to

  • 2010 Legislative Candidate Questionnaire for November 2010 Election
  • 2010 School Board Candidate Questionnaire for November 2010 Election

    November 2012 election

    Local Non-Partisan Races, November 6, 2012

  • San Jose City Council District 10: Robert Braunstein

    State Ballot Initiatives

  • Yes on Proposition 30
    Protects funding for schools and local public safety
  • No on Proposition 31
    Locks California into permanent underfunding of education, health, and other vital services
  • No on Proposition 32
    Creates special exemptions for billionaires and Super PACs allowing them to buy elections
  • No on Proposition 33
    Auto insurance rate hike
  • Yes on Proposition 34
    Repeals death penalty and replaces with life without parole
  • Yes on Proposition 35
    Increases penalties for human trafficking
  • Yes on Proposition 36
    Reforms "Three Strikes" law
  • Yes on Proposition 37
    Labeling of genetically engineered foods
  • No on Proposition 38
    Munger initiative
  • Neutral on Proposition 39
    Adjusts taxes for multi-state corporations to fund clean energy programs
  • Yes on Proposition 40
    Referendum on State Senate district boundaries - a yes vote affirms the outcome of the independent redistricting commission process.

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