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{{tnr}}'''David Secor''' is a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[California's 50th congressional district elections, 2012|the 50th Congressional District]] of [[California]].
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{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''David Secor''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[California's 50th Congressional District elections, 2012|the 50th Congressional District]] of [[California]]. He lost in the general election.<ref name="cnnr">[http://www.cnn.com/election/2012/results/state/CA/house ''CNN'' "California Districts Race - 2012 Election Center"]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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Secor's campaign website listed the following issues:<ref>[http://www.davidsecorforcongress.com/issues.html Campaign website, Issues]</ref>
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*'''Jobs
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:Excerpt: "The Congress has done less than nothing for the unemployed, the underemployed, or working men and women, 43% of whom are worried about possibly losing their jobs. It's not surprising that the approval rate for Congress is at 6% (that's not a typo)."
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*'''Housing
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:Excerpt: "The economy simply CANNOT recover until we address the housing crisis. Even with the 30-year rate at 4% or less, those of us whose mortgages are underwater cannot refinance. They can't qualify for a loan."
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*'''Economy
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:Excerpt: "Our "Do Nothing" Congress brought us to the brink of economic disaster b y its refusal to compromise on the debt ceiling.  Our Congressman was the worst!  After Republicans and Democrats finally did reach a compromise at the last second, Mr. Hunter and the extremists in Congress still voted, "No!""
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*'''Social Security
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:Excerpt: "Social Security can and must be preserved - not only for today's seniors, but also their children and grandchildren."
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*'''Medicare
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:Excerpt: "Like Social Security, Medicare can and must be preserved.  Mr. Hunter, with his vote for the Ryan Budget, voted to killMedicare. He wants it replaced by a voucher program, in which you would receive $6-8,000 to buy your own health insurance on the open market."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
:: ''See also: [[California's 50th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
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:: ''See also: [[California's 50th Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
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Secor ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[United States House of Representatives elections in California, 2012|California's]] [[California's 50th Congressional District elections, 2012|50th District]].  He and district 52 incumbent [[Duncan Hunter]] (R) advanced past the [[blanket primary]] on June 5, 2012, defeating [[Connie Frankowiak]] (D), [[Terri Linnell]] (R), and [[Michael Benoit]] (L).  They faced off in the general election on November 6, 2012, and Hunter won.<ref name="cnnr"/><ref>[http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/2012-elections/june-primary/pdf/june-2012-candidates-list.pdf California Secretary of State, Official candidate list]</ref><ref>[http://vote.sos.ca.gov/returns/us-congress/district/all/ Unofficial election results]</ref>
  
Secor is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in California, 2012|California's]] [[California's 50th congressional district elections, 2012|50th District]].  He and district 52 incumbent [[Duncan Hunter]] (R) advanced past the June 5, 2012, [[blanket primary]], defeating [[Connie Frankowiak]] (D), [[Terri Linnell]] (R), and [[Michael Benoit]] (L).  They will now face off in the November 6, 2012, general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/2012-elections/june-primary/pdf/june-2012-candidates-list.pdf California Secretary of State, Official candidate list]</ref><ref>[http://vote.sos.ca.gov/returns/us-congress/district/all/ Unofficial election results]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
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[[File:David Secor 2012 Donor Breakdown.PNG|right|375px|thumb|Breakdown of the source of Secor's campaign funds before the 2012 election.]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.davidsecorforcongress.com/ Campaign website]
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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/136419/david-secor#.UF-kzVEQc6U Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/David-Secor/246884375357794?sk=wall Facebook page]
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*[https://twitter.com/DavidSecor2012 Twitter feed]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/user/DavidSecor YouTube channel]
  
 
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Revision as of 11:15, 16 January 2014

David Secor
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Candidate for
U.S. House, California, District 50
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sSan Diego State University
Master'sSan Diego State University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Websites
Campaign website
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David Secor was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 50th Congressional District of California. He lost in the general election.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Secor's campaign website listed the following issues:[2]

  • Jobs
Excerpt: "The Congress has done less than nothing for the unemployed, the underemployed, or working men and women, 43% of whom are worried about possibly losing their jobs. It's not surprising that the approval rate for Congress is at 6% (that's not a typo)."
  • Housing
Excerpt: "The economy simply CANNOT recover until we address the housing crisis. Even with the 30-year rate at 4% or less, those of us whose mortgages are underwater cannot refinance. They can't qualify for a loan."
  • Economy
Excerpt: "Our "Do Nothing" Congress brought us to the brink of economic disaster b y its refusal to compromise on the debt ceiling. Our Congressman was the worst! After Republicans and Democrats finally did reach a compromise at the last second, Mr. Hunter and the extremists in Congress still voted, "No!""
  • Social Security
Excerpt: "Social Security can and must be preserved - not only for today's seniors, but also their children and grandchildren."
  • Medicare
Excerpt: "Like Social Security, Medicare can and must be preserved. Mr. Hunter, with his vote for the Ryan Budget, voted to killMedicare. He wants it replaced by a voucher program, in which you would receive $6-8,000 to buy your own health insurance on the open market."

Elections

2012

See also: California's 50th Congressional District elections, 2012

Secor ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent California's 50th District. He and district 52 incumbent Duncan Hunter (R) advanced past the blanket primary on June 5, 2012, defeating Connie Frankowiak (D), Terri Linnell (R), and Michael Benoit (L). They faced off in the general election on November 6, 2012, and Hunter won.[1][3][4]

U.S. House, California District 50 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDuncan Hunter Incumbent 67.7% 174,838
     Democratic David Secor 32.3% 83,455
Total Votes 258,293
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Campaign donors

2012

Breakdown of the source of Secor's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

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