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Democratic Party County Central Committee — Democratic PartyCandidate for Member, Assembly District 18

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Howard Egerman

Union Safety Representative
16,705 votes (3.01%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Increase civic engagement by progressive senior voters
  • Encouraging veterans to participate in the Democratic Party
  • Fight for election transparency



Howard is a long-time resident of East Oakland and member of the Oakland East Bay Democratic Club. He has served as President of the OEBDC for many years. Howard is a proud US Navy veteran with 50 years of federal service. He has spent decades representing SSA workers nationally as a American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) National Health and Safety Representative. Howard also works every day to provide assistance to veterans and returning citizens to receive benefits they need to survive in the Bay Area. He is currently serving his fourth term as the Secretary of the California Democratic Party Senior Caucus and was recently appointed to the CDP’s Affirmative Action Committee. Howard is a member of the Alameda County Central Labor Council Executive Board, an elected member of the Board of the Golden Age Senior Center and an associate member of the Alameda County Democratic Party Central Committee.

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