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March 3, 2020 — Primary Election
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District 7 — U.S. House of Representatives

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About this office

Representatives are elected to two-year terms to represent the people of a specific congressional district in the federal government. They introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and are responsible for approving federal taxes.
For this office, only the two candidates who get the most votes in the primary election advance to the general election. The two candidates may be from the same political party.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 5 candidates.

Ami Bera

Democratic
Doctor / Teacher / Congressman
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Fighting for affordable and accessible health care
  2. Investing in middle class families by creating jobs...
  3. Serving the 7th congressional district with effective...
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Buzz Patterson

Republican
Combat Pilot, White House Aide, Author,...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Small Business / Lower Taxes
  2. Homelessness
  3. Veterans Affairs
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Jeff Burdick

Democratic
Father, husband, former journalist,...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Voting for Medicare for All to provide all Americans...
  2. Launching a non-partisan Election Reform Constitutional...
  3. Voting for a Green New Deal to aggressively combat...
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Jon Ivy

Republican
Voting Rights Advocate
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Our economy is rigged and we need to fix it.
  2. Universal healthcare is a moral imperative.
  3. We need to protect ourselves and our families from...
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Chris Richardson

Green
Biologist, Computer Programmer, Industrial...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Ranked Choice Voting, bringing democracy back to the...
  2. Single Payer Health Care, improve health of our work...
  3. End our Regime Change Wars and build more bridges...
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