Nathan Fletcher

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Nathan Fletcher
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California State Assembly District 75
Former Member
In office
2008-2012
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Assembly Minority Whip
2010-2012
Compensation
Base salary$95,290.56 per year
Per diem$141.86 per day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms (6 years)
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Marines
Years of service10 years
Personal
BirthdayDecember 31, 1976
ProfessionBusiness Development Adviser
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Nathan Fletcher (b. December 31, 1976) is a former Republican member of the California State Assembly, representing District 75 from 2008 to 2012.

In March 2012, Fletcher changed his political affiliation to Independent during his candidacy for mayor of San Diego. On May 4 2013, he announced on his Facebook page that he had switched to the Democratic party. Fletcher was not running for political office at the time of his second switch.[1]

Fletcher works as a Business Development Adviser and Security Consultant. He is a Former Counterintelligence/Human Intelligence Specialist, Iraq, United States Marine Corps.

Fletcher is a member of the American Legion, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Historical Society Board of Directors, Nice Guys, San Diego County Veterans Advisory Council, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the Board of Management, Summer Camp, Young Men's Christian Association.[2]

Issues

Legislative scorecard

Capitol Weekly, California's major weekly periodical covering the state legislature, publishes an annual legislative scorecard to pin down the political or ideological leanings of every member of the legislature based on how they voted on an assortment of bills in the most recent legislative session. The 2009 scores were based on votes on 19 bills, but did not include how legislators voted on the Proposition 1A (2009). On the scorecard, "100" is a perfect liberal score and "0" is a perfect conservative score.[3][4]

On the 2009 Capitol Weekly legislative scorecard, Fletcher ranked as a 25.[5]

Fletcher's sponsored legislation includes:

  • AB 431 - State funds: electronic report
  • AB 993 - Solid waste: rigid plastic containers
  • AB 1367 - Elections: vote by mail ballots

For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Fletcher served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Fletcher served on these committees:

Elections

2012

Fletcher did not run for re-election in 2012.

2010

See also: California State Assembly elections, 2010

Fletcher won re-election to the 75th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the June 8 primary. He defeated Paul R. Garver and Christopher Chadwick in the November 2 general election.[6]

California State Assembly, District 75 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Nathan Fletcher (R) 92,430
Paul R. Garver (D) 54,711
Christopher Chadwick (L) 5,692

2008

In 2008 Fletcher was elected to the California State Assembly District 75. Flethcer (R) finished with 98,758 votes and was followed by Daren Kasai (D) with 78,970 votes and John Murphu (L) with 11,731 votes.[7]

California State Assembly District 75
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Nathan Fletcher (R) 98,758
Daren Kasai (D) 78,970
John Murphy (L) 11,731

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Fletcher raised $1,272,630 in contributions.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
California Dental Association $15,600
California Association Of Realtors $11,700
AT&T $9,400
California Medical Association $9,050

2008

Below are Fletcher's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[9]

Contributor 2008 total
CA Medical Assoc $14,400
CA Dental Assoc $14,400
Farmers Insurance Group $8,100
Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians $7,200
PG&E Corp $7,200

Personal

Fletcher is married to Mindy. They have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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California State Assembly District 75
2008–2012
Succeeded by
Marie Waldron (R)