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

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Jim Oddie

Appointed Member, Central Committee, 18th Assembly District
15,501 votes (2.79%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Elect Democrats who share our progressive California values of opportunity, equity, justice, and inclusion
  • Build a strong Democratic Party locally
  • Register voters and defeat Trump!



Profession:City Councilmember
City Councilmember, Alameda City Council — Elected position (2014–current)
Member, Democratic Central Committee, 18th Assembly District, Alameda County Democratic Central Committee — Appointed position (2016–current)
Board Member, — Appointed position (2015–current)
District Director, Assemblymember Rob Bonta (2012–2019)
Member, Democratic Central Committee, 18th Assembly District, Alameda County Democratic Central Committee — Elected position (2012–2016)


University of San Francisco JD (2006)

Community Activities

Board Member, Cypress Mandela Training Center (2016–current)


Councilmember Jim Oddie has a long history of working on behalf of residents of the 18th Assembly District as an Alameda City Councilmember and former District Director for Assemblymember Rob Bonta.  Jim currently serves on the Central Committee and has twice been elected the AD18 Vice Chair.  Supporting the East Bay's values of justice, inclusion, equity, and opportunity, Jim has been a leader in providing tenant protections, increasing the local minimum wage, protecting core services, and addressing homelessness and the housing shortage.

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Assemblymember Rob Bonta
  • Alameda Central Labor Council
  • Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club

Organizations (2)

  • Alameda Democratic Lawyers' Club
  • Stonewall Democratic Club

Individuals (1)

  • Alameda Vice Mayor John Knox White

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