Hector Gastelum

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Hector Gastelum
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Chula Vista City Council, Seat 2
Former Candidate
Elections and appointments
Last electionMarch 12, 2013
Next generalJune 3, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Hector Gastelum was a 2014 nonpartisan candidate for the city council of Chula Vista, California. He ran unsuccessfully for District 40 of the California State Senate in a 2013 special election.[1]



See also: Chula Vista, California city council elections, 2014

The city of Chula Vista, California held city council elections on June 3, 2014. Incumbent Patricia Aguilar faced Hector Gastelum, David Gonzalez, Jr., Willie Harris, Dan Smith and Michael Spethman in the general election. Because no candidate received more than 50 percent of the vote, the top two vote-getters - Aguilar and Smith - will meet in a runoff election on November 4, 2014.[2][3][4]


See also: State legislative special elections, 2013

Gastelum ran in a special election for California State Senate District 40. The seat was vacant following Juan Vargas's (D) election to the 51st Congressional District of California on November 6, 2012. Gastelum was defeated by Ben Hueso (D) in the special election on March 12, 2013.[5][6][7][8][1]

California State Senate, District 40, Special Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBen Hueso 53.1% 29,367
     Democratic Anna Nevenic 10.4% 5,740
     Republican Hector Gastelum 21.6% 11,951
     Republican Xanthi Gionis 14.9% 8,243
Total Votes 55,301

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