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John Tavaglione
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Candidate for
U.S. House, California, District 41
Bachelor'sCalifornia Baptist University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Campaign website
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John Tavaglione was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House representing the 41st Congressional District of California. He lost in the general election.[1]



See also: California's 41st congressional district elections, 2012

Tavaglione ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing California's 41st District. He and Mark Takano (D) advanced past the June 5, 2012, blanket primary, defeating George Pearne (R), Vince Sawyer (R), and Anna Nevenic (D). They faced off in the November 6, 2012, general election and Takano won.[1][2][3]

U.S. House, California District 41 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMark Takano 59% 103,578
     Republican John Tavaglione 41% 72,074
Total Votes 175,652
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Campaign donors


Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2012 elections season. Below are Tavaglione's reports.[4]

John Tavaglione (2012) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[5]April 11, 2012$178,690.98$177,350$(47,810.83)$308,230.15
Pre-Primary [6]May 23, 2012$308,230.15$177,494$(94,702.11)$391,172.04
Running totals

Chamber of commerce spending

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce will spend a total of $3.3 million on television advertisements aimed at electing ten California Republican congressional candidates, Democratic sources have told Hotline.[7]

In California's 41st congressional district, The Chamber will spend $218,000 to elect Tavaglione.[7]


Tavaglione and his wife, Jan, have two children.[8]

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