Trumans in the Running This November

Elected
Officials Running for Office or for Reelection

Dan Gelber (FL ’80), a State Senator in Florida, is running for Attorney General. He was elected State Senator in 2008, and served as a State Representative from 2000 until 2008. http://www.dangelber.com/home.php

Chris Coons (DE ‘83),
New Castle County Executive in Delaware, is running for U.S. Senate. He was
elected County Executive in 2004 and reelected in 2008. http://www.chriscoons.com/

Steve Simon (MN ’90), a State Representative in Minnesota, is running for reelection. He was elected in 2004 and has served three terms. http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?district=44A

Stacey Abrams (MS ’94),
a State Representative in Georgia, is running for reelection. She was elected
in 2006 and reelected in 2008. http://www.staceyabrams.com/

Jake Zimmerman (MO ‘95),
a State Representative in Missouri, is running for reelection. He was elected
in 2006 and reelected in 2008. http://www.jakezimmerman.org/

Jeff King (KS ‘96),
a State Representative in Kansas, is running for reelection. He was elected in
2006 and reelected in 2008. http://www.jeffkingks.com/

Dusty Johnson (SD ’98) is running for his second six-year term on the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission. http://www.johnsonforpuc.com/

Chris Nybo (IL ’98), a Alderman in Elmhurst, Illinois, is running for State Representative. http://www.chrisnybo.com/ 

Jules Bailey (OR ‘00),
a State Representative in Oregon, is running for reelection. He was elected in 2008.
http://www.julesfororegon.com/

Ryan Quarles (KY ’05)
is running for State Representative in Kentucky. http://ryanquarles.com/

Kesha Ram (CA ’07),
a State Representative in Vermont, is running for reelection. She was elected in 2008. http://www.kesharam.org/ 


Elected
Officials Not Up for Reelection

Scott Ross (MS ’80) is the Mayor of West Point, Mississippi. http://www.wpnet.org/About_Government.htm

Bill de Blasio (MA ‘81)
is Public Advocate of New York City. He was elected in 2009. http://www.billdeblasio.com/

Bill Halter (AR ‘81) is
Lieutenant Governor  of Arkansas. He was
elected in 2006 and is not seeking reelection. http://www.billhalter.com/

Greg Davis (MS ’86) is Mayor of Southaven, Mississippi. He was reelected to his fourth term in 2009. http://southaven.org/Directory.aspx?EID=40

Ted Deutch (PA ’86) is a U.S. Representative from Florida. He was elected in a special election in 2010.
http://tedforcongress.com/

Jeff Rosen (CA ’87) is
District Attorney-elect of Santa Clara County, Calfornia. He was elected in
2010 and will take office in 2011. http://www.rosen4da.com/

Brad Lander (MO ’89) is a City Council Member in New York City. He was elected in 2009. http://bradlander.com/

Cindy Castañeda (CA ’91) is a Trustee for the Garland Independent School District in Texas. She was elected in 2008.

Bill Gates (NV ’91) is a Phoenix City Council Member in Arizona. He was elected in 2009. http://www.gatesforphoenix.com/

Nader Baroukh (CA ’94) is the Mayor of Falls Church, Virginia. He was elected in 2010 after serving as a City Council Member since 2008. http://www.fallschurchva.gov/Content/Government/Council/NBaroukhBioWeb10%20_2_.pdf

Dayne Walling (MI ’95)
is the Mayor of Flint, Michigan. He was elected in a special election in 2009. http://www.votewalling.com/

Monisha Merchant (CO ’98) is a University of Colorado Regent. She was elected in 2008. https://www.cu.edu/regents/current/merchant.html

Todd Gloria (CA ‘99) is
a San Diego City Councilmember. He was elected in 2008. http://www.sandiego.gov/citycouncil/cd3/about/

Mac Schneider (ND ’01) is a State Senator in North Dakota. He was elected in 2008.  http://macschneider.com/

Matt Delligatti (WV ’07) is Mayor of Fairmont, West Virginia. He was elected in 2009. http://www.fairmontwv.gov/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=10#delligatti


Former Elected Officials

David Adkins (KS ’81) previously was a State Senator and a State Representative in Kansas. He was first elected in 1992 until 2004.

Dave Cooley (TN ’82) previously served as Deputy Governor of Tennessee. 

John Cranley (OH ’95) previously was City Council member for the City of Cincinnati, Ohio. He served from 2000 until 2009.

Dan Nguyen-Tan (CA ’95) previously was City Council member for the City of Chico, California. He served from 2000 until 2004.

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