Voters in Concord and Clayton will find the following contests on their ballots. Links are provided where available to information from SmartVoter.org or Concord Patch regarding candidates and ballot measures.
There are 42 polling stations in Concord, which will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 6.
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Barack Obama/Joseph Biden, Democratic
Jill Stein/Cheri Honkala, Green
Jerry White/Phyllis Scherrer (Write-In)
Ross C. "Rocky" Anderson/Luis J. Rodriguez (Write-In)
Roseanne Barr/Cindy Sheehan, Peace and Freedom
Sheila "Samm" Tittle/Matthew Allen Turner (Write-In)
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray, Libertarian
Ron Paul/Andrew Napolitano (Write-In)
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan, Republican
Thomas Hoefling/Robert Ornelas, American Independent
Virgil Goode/James Clymer (Write-In)
Stewart Alexander/Alex Mendoza (Write-In)
James Harris/Alyson Kennedy (Write-In)
Stephen Durham/Christina Lopez (Write-In)
Elizabeth Emken, Republican
Dianne Feinstein, Democratic
George Miller, Democratic
Virginia Fuller, Republican
Statewide Ballot Measures
Temporary Taxes to Fund Education. Guaranteed Local Public Safety Funding. Initiative Constitutional Amendment.
State Budget. State and Local Government. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute.
Political Contributions by Payroll Deduction. Contributions to Candidates. Initiative Statute.
Auto Insurance Companies. Prices Based on Driver's History of Insurance Coverage. Initiative Statute.
Death Penalty. Initiative Statute.
Human Trafficking. Penalties. Initiative Statute.
Three Strikes Law. Repeat Felony Offenders. Penalties. Initiative Statute.
Genetically Engineered Foods. Labeling. Initiative Statute.
Tax to Fund Education and Early Childhood Programs. Initiative Statute.
Tax Treatment for Multistate Businesses. Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Funding. Initiative Statute.
Redistricting. State Senate Districts. Referendum.
State Senate, District 7
Mark Desaulnier; Democratic, state senator/small business owner
Mark P. Meuser; Republican; lawyer, business owner
Member of the State Assembly; District 14
Susan A. Bonilla, Democratic
Candidates for Local Office
Council Member; City of Concord (2 Elected)
Marnie Sheehan Carter
Robert David Camacho
Suzanne H. Davis-Lucey
Council Member; City of Clayton (3 Elected)
Kevin B. Liberman
Joe Medrano (Withdrawn)
Howard J. Geller
Board Member; Mount Diablo Unified School District (2 Elected)
Brian T. Lawrence
Ernie Detrinidad (Withdrawn)
Sherry Weinert Whitmarsh
Measure A: Contra Costa Community College District parcel tax
Measure J: Concord (City of) Appointed City Treasurer
Measure Q: Contra Costa Fire Protection District parcel tax