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Jonathan Tasini (D)


Born in Houston in 1956, Jonathan Tasini moved to New York as a small child and live in Israel for uch of the 1970s. After returning to the U.S., he graduated form UCLA. Tasini was one of the founders of the National Writers Unions Los Angeles chapter and served as president of the union from 1990 to 2003. He also has written extensively about labor and econoics. In 2006, Tasini challenged Sen. Hillary Cinton in the Democratic primary.

defeated in primary running for:

U.s. Representative for District 15 (Campaign Website)

OTHER CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR U.s. Representative for District 15:

Michael Faulkner (R, C) (defeated in general election) · Adam Clayton Powell (D) (defeated in primary) · Charles B. Rangel (D, WF) (won general election) · Joyce Johnson (D) (defeated in primary) · Ruben Dario Vargas (D) (defeated in primary) · Craig Schley (I, VOTE People Change) (defeated in general election) · Roger Calero (SWP) (defeated in general election) · 

dropped out running for:

U.s. Senate (Jr.) (Campaign Website)


Carolyn B. Maloney (D, WF) (won general election) · Kirsten Gillibrand (D, WF, I) (declared) · Bruce A Blakeman (Tax Revolt) (defeated in general election) · Joseph DioGuardi (R, C) (defeated in general election) · Joseph Huff (Rent Is 2 Damn High) (declared) · Cecile Lawrence (G) (declared) · Gail Goode (D) (defeated in primary) · David Malpass (R) (defeated in primary) · John Clifton (Libertarian) (defeated in general election) · Vivia Morgan (Anti-Prohibition) (declared) ·