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California Voter Guide – 2022 Primary Races

How To Vote For, Not Against, Your Values

Ratings: Every candidate is considered after thorough research; we also have a questionnaire for candidates to complete.

Our highest ratings go to candidates who will defend freedom, stand for free enterprise, or have a conservative and/or biblical worldview based on their ability to stand firm against efforts to increase taxes, size of government, weaken law and order, and crush individual freedom. Here is our rating system:

*****   The best candidate. Our strongest endorsement

****      Very good

***        Acceptable

**          Vote only to prevent worse candidate(s) from winning

*            Terrible. Do Not Vote. All your other votes will count

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Ballot Propositions
Watch my video explaining the reasoning behind my recommendations for the Propositions HERE.
Proposition 1Right to Reproductive Freedom AmendmentVote No
Proposition 26Legalize Sports Betting on American Indian Lands InitiativeVote No
Proposition 27Legalize Sports Betting and Revenue for Homelessness Prevention Fund InitiativeVote No
Proposition 28Art and Music K-12 Education Funding InitiativeVote No
Proposition 29Dialysis Clinic Requirements InitiativeVote No
Proposition 30Tax on Income Above $2 Million for Zero-Emissions Vehicles and Wildfire Prevention InitiativeVote No
Proposition 31Flavored Tobacco Products Ban ReferendumVote No

 

California; Governor, State of California, General Election

Brian Dahle, Republican ***** (Endorsed)

Gavin Newsom, Democrat *

 

California; Lieutenant Governor – State of California, General Election

Angela E. Underwood Jacobs, Republican **** (Endorsed)

Eleni Kounalakis, Democrat *

 

California; Secretary of State – State of California, General Election

Rob Bernosky, Republican *** (Endorsed)

Shirley N. Weber, Democrat *

 

California; Controller – State of California, General Election

Lanhee Chen, Republican **** (Endorsed)

Malia M. Cohen, Democrat *

 

California; Treasurer – State of California, General Election

Fiona Ma, Democrat *

Jack M. Guerrero, Republican ***** (Endorsed)

 

California; Attorney General, State of California, General Election

Nathan Hochman, Republican *** (Endorsed)

Rob Bonta, Democrat *

 

California; Insurance Commissioner – State of California, General Election

Ricardo Lara, Democrat*

Robert Howell, Republican **** (Endorsed)

 

California; Superintendent of Public Instruction, State of California, General Election

Tony K. Thurmond, *

Lance Ray Christensen **** (Endorsed)

 

California; Member, District 1, California Board of Equalization, General Election

Jose S. Altamirano, Democrat

Ted Gaines, Republican ***** (Endorsed)

 

California; Member, District 2, California Board of Equalization, General Election – Napa

Peter Coe Verbica, Republican ***** (Endorsed)

Sally J. Lieber, Democrat *

Michela Alioto-Pier, Democrat *

 

California; United States Senator – Full Term, General Election

Alex Padilla, Appointed US Senator *

 

California; United States Senator, Short-Term, General Election

Mark P. Meuser, Republican *** (Endorsed)

Alex Padilla *

 

California; Napa County; US House of Representatives, District 4, General Election

Mike Thompson, Democrat *

Matt Brock, Republican **** (Endorsed)

 

California; Napa County; State Assembly, District 4, General Election

Cecilia Aguiar-Curry *

Bryan Pritchard **

JUDICIAL RATINGS

Judges sitting on the courts may be incompetent, corrupt or lazy. Even worse, many are political opportunists with a political agenda.

There are two types of judges: judicial activists and strict constructionists. A judicial activist legislates from the bench. Instead of strictly interpreting law, these judges make the laws. Instead of applying the law to facts, they rule based on their own values.

Judicial activists overturn voter-passed initiatives and laws passed by the state legislature because they personally have a different belief system, twist the law to rationalize their decisions, and impose their own moral codes, political beliefs, and secular values in an effort to reshape our society and promote social engineering.

Strict constructionists impartially arrive at a fair judgment based on law.

Judicial activists are usually more liberal; strict constructionists are usually more conservative.

HOW WE COME UP WITH A FINAL RATING

Judges are rated on a scale of 1-5 — 5 being best.

5 Stars – The best candidate. Our strongest endorsement

4 Stars – Very good

3 Stars – Acceptable

2 Stars – Vote only to prevent worse candidate(s) from winning

1 Star – Terrible. Do Not Vote, Unless We Say Endorsed. All Other Votes Will Count

Listen to this important information HERE about my judicial recommendations and who not to vote for.

California; California Supreme Court, Retention Election

Joshua Groban * (Vote No)

Patricia Guerrero * (Vote No)

Martin J. Jenkins ** (Vote No)

Goodwin Liu ** (Vote No)

 

California; California First District, Division 2, California State Court of Appeals

Therese M. Stewart, ** (Vote No)

 

California; California First District, Division 3, California State Court of Appeals

Carin Fujisaki, * (Vote No)

Ioana Petrou, ** (Vote No)

Victor Rodriguez, * (Vote No)

Alison M. Tucher, * (Vote No)

 

California; California First District, Division 4, California State Court of Appeals

Tracie L. Brown ** (Vote No)

Jeremy M. Goldman, (Vote No)

 

California; California First District, Division 5, California State Court of Appeals

Gordon Burns, * (Vote No)

Teri L. Jackson, * (Vote No)

 

California; California Second District, Division 1, California State Court of Appeals

Frances Rothschild ** (Vote No)

 

California; California Second District, Division 2, California State Court of Appeals

Judith M. Ashmann *** (Vote Yes)

 

California; California Second District, Division 3, California State Court of Appeals

Luis A. Lavin * (Vote No)

 

California; California Second District, Division 4, California State Court of Appeals

Brian S. Currey * (Vote No)

Audrey B. Collins * (Vote No)

 

California; California Second District, Division 5, California State Court of Appeals

Lamar W. Baker * (Vote No)

Laurence D. Rubin * (Vote No)

 

California; California Second District, Division 6, California State Court of Appeals

Hernaldo J. Baltodano * (Vote No)

 

California; California Second District, Division 7, California State Court of Appeals

John L. Segal * (Vote No)

 

California; California Second District, Division 8, California State Court of Appeals

John Shepard Wiley Jr. ** (Vote No)

Maria E Stratton ** (Vote No)

Elizabeth Annette Grimes **** (Vote Yes)

 

California; California Third District Court of Appeal, Retention Election

Harry Hull ***** (Vote Yes)

Peter Krause ** (Vote No)

Laurie M. Earl * (Vote No)

Stacy E. Boulware Eurie ** (Vote No)

 

California; California Fourth District Court of Appeal, Retention Election

Michael J. Raphael * (Vote No)

Eileen Moore ** (Vote No)

William Bedsworth * (Vote No)

Manuel A. Ramirez **** (Vote Yes)

Kathleen O’Leary ** (Vote No)

Carol D. Codrington *** (Vote Yes)

Judith McConnell * (Vote No)

Frank J. Menetrez * (Vote No)

Truc Do * (Vote No)

Maurice Sanchez * (Vote No)

Joanne Motoike * (Vote No)

Martin Buchanan * (Vote No)

 

California; California Fifth District Court of Appeal, Retention Election

Bert Levy *** (Vote Yes)

Brad Hill **** (Vote Yes)

Jennifer R.S. Detjen *** (Vote Yes)

 

California; California Sixth District Court of Appeal, Retention Election

Cynthia C. Lie * (Vote No)

Charles E. Wilson II * (Vote No)

Mary J. Greenwood * (Vote No)

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