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California State SenateCandidate for District 34

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Jestin L. Samson

Democratic
Community Volunteer
13,231 votes (9.3%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Guarantee healthcare to all Californians, as a right by drafting legislation to have our state be the first, in our great union to implement a universal single-payer healthcare system
  • Protecting our environment by placing a ban on hydraulic fracking, implementing a carbon tax to punish polluters and spark a green technology revolution that will create thousands of good-paying jobs.
  • Improving our educational system by increasing per-student spending, holding charter schools accountable, and making public colleges and universities tuition-free once again.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Volunteer Community Organizer/Progressive Activist
Public Speaker, Disability Awareness Foundation (2007–2014)

Education

California State University, Fullerton Bacholor of Arts, Double Major in Political Science and Philosophy. Minor in religious studies. (2014)

Community Activities

Community Organizer and legislative adviser, Orange County Poverty Alleviation Coalition (2017–current)
housing advocate, Housing As A Human Right, Orange County (2017–current)
Bernie Sanders National Delegate, Democratic National Convention, Bernie Sanders For President 2016 (2016–2016)

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