Ramona Rivas

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Ramona Rivas
Candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly District 8
Political party Independent
Ramona Rivas was a Independent candidate for District 8 of the Wisconsin State Assembly. The primary election was on September 14, 2010, and the general election was on November 2, 2010.[1]



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Rivas ran in the 2010 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 8. Rivas was defeated by Democratic JoCasta Zamarripa in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2][3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 8 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png JoCasta Zamarripa (D) 4,287
Ramona Rivas (I) 678

Campaign themes

Rivas has declared her positions on the following issues:

  • Gun control - Supports background checks for gun purchasers at gun shows.
  • Voting - Supports Wisconsin Democracy Restoration Act to restore felons the right to vote.
  • Military - Supports legislation to require review of the 2002 Congressional Authorization for Use of Military Force in Iraq before deploying Wisconsin National Guard.[4]
  • Energy - Supports solar, wind and bio-fuel as well as abolishing nuclear plants.
  • Drivers' licenses - Would support limits if it is for "a time limited for work or shopping."[5]

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