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Raj Salwan

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Raj Salwan
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Fremont City Council
Former Officeholder
In office
January 15, 2013 - December 9, 2014
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of California, Irvine
M.D.Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine
Personal
Place of birthFremont, California
Websites
Campaign website
Raj Salwan is a former member of the Fremont, California City Council, serving from January 15, 2013, to December 9, 2014. He was appointed to the council in 2013 to serve a two year term, when a seat was vacated by Fremont Mayor Bill Harrison.[1]

Biography

Salwan was born in Fremont. He earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences and a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from the Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. His professional experience includes owning his own business.[2]

Elections

2014

See also: Fremont, California municipal elections, 2014

The city of Fremont, California held elections for city council on November 4, 2014. The candidate filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was August 8, 2014.[3][4]

Rick Jones and Lily Mei defeated incumbent Raj Salwan, Syed Iqbal Ahmed, David Paul Bonaccorsi, Marty Froomin, Nancy Liu, Dirk R. Lorenz and Rakesh Sharma.[5]

Fremont City Council, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngLily Mei 20% 13,490
Green check mark transparent.pngRick Jones 18.2% 12,296
Raj Salwan Incumbent 16.9% 11,428
Syed Iqbal Ahmed 1.7% 1,147
David Paul Bonaccorsi 10.4% 7,024
Nancy Liu 6.9% 4,681
Dirk R. Lorenz 14.7% 9,905
Rakesh Sharma 8.6% 5,778
Marty Froomin 2.5% 1,719
Write-in 0.2% 106
Total Votes 67,574
Source: Alameda County Board of Elections - 2014 Official Election Results

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bill Harrison
Fremont City Council
January 15, 2013 – December 9, 2014
Succeeded by
Rick Jones