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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.



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Rivas was defeated by Democrat Jocasta Zamarripa in the November 2 general election. She was unopposed in the primary election. [1]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 8 primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Romona Rivas (Independent) 12

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.[2]
  • 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."[3]

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