Six candidates will appear on the June 5 special recall election ballot. The names were released by the Secretary of State Friday after the five o’clock filing deadline. They have qualified to be on the ballot to replace our 29th Senate District’s current state Sen. Josh Newman (D) should he be recalled by voters.
The candidates (in alphabetical order) will be: Kevin Carr (D) of Stanton; Ling Ling Chang (R) of Yorba Linda; Joseph Cho (D) of Buena Park; Josh Ferguson (D) of Fullerton; George C. Shen (R) of Industry; and Bruce Whitaker (R) of Fullerton.
To download the official candidate list issued by the Secretary of State, click here (pdf). It contains the occupational designation and contact information for each candidate.