2020 General Election

The 2020 General Election is coming up in November.

The Libertarian Party candidate for President is Jo Jorgensen and our candidate for Vice President is Spike Cohen.

There will be Libertarians running for local offices as well, and many measures that could mean higher taxes. See below for more information on each of these topics.

But first -- are you registered to vote?  Register Libertarian to show your support for our principles and our candidates.

REGISTER TO VOTE IN CALIFORNIA

There are new procedures and schedules for voting in Santa Clara County this year.

"VOTER'S CHOICE" INFORMATION FROM THE REGISTRAR OF VOTERS

 


The LP of Santa Clara County has taken the following positions on propositions and measures to appear on the November ballot:

Statewide Propositions

Proposition 14 - NO - authorizes bonds
Proposition 15 - NO - raises taxes on commercial property
Proposition 16 - NO - allows government to discriminate by race, sex, etc.
Proposition 17 - YES - allows those released from prison to vote
Proposition 18 - no position
Proposition 19 - no position
Proposition 20 - no position
Proposition 21 - NO - allows more rent control
Proposition 22 - no position
Proposition 23 - NO - adds regulations
Proposition 24 - NO - adds regulations
Proposition 25 - NO - eliminates option of bail for those accused of a crime

 

Local Measures

Measure A - YES - Los Gatos - finance commission
Measure B - YES - Los Gatos - term limits
Measure C - NO - Mountain View - parking restrictions
Measure D - YES - Mountain View - amendments to rent control (withdrawn)
Measure E - NO - Santa Clara (city) - hotel tax increase
Measure F - NO - Milpitas - sales/use tax
Measure G - no position - San Jose - combined charter amendments
Measure H - NO - San Jose - card room tax
Measure I - NO - San Jose-Evergreen Community College District - parcel tax
Measure J - NO - San Jose-Evergreen Community College District - bonds
Measure K - NO - Franklin-McKinley School District - parcel tax
Measure L - NO - Campbell Union High School District - parcel tax
Measure M - NO - Fremont Union High School District - parcel tax
Measure N - NO - Loma Prieta Joint Union Elementary School District - parcel tax
Measure O - NO - Palo Alto Unified School District - parcel tax
Measure P - NO - Evergreen Elementary School District - bonds
Measure Q - NO - Mt. Pleasant Elementary School District - bonds
Measure R - NO - Cambrian School District - bonds
Measure S - NO - Santa Clara Valley Water District - parcel tax
Measure T - NO - Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority - parcel tax
Measure RR - NO - Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Authority - sales tax

 


The following candidates for local office have been endorsed by the Libertarian Party of Santa Clara County:

 

Brian Holtz - Purissima Hills Water District

https://holtz.org/water
brian@holtz.org

Azadeh Weber - Saratoga Union School District

 

https://www.azadeh4saratoga.org
650-722-4900
drazadehweber@gmail.com

 


Note: The following Libertarians ran in the primary and were endorsed by the LP of Santa Clara County but under California law will not be on the ballot in November:

  

Joe Dehn - Libertarian

US House, District 17

https://dehn.votelibertarian.us
https://www.facebook.com/dehn4congress
408-774-1570
cd17@dehnbase.org

 

 

Bob Goodwyn - Libertarian

US House, District 18

https://www.facebook.com/Bob-Goodwyn-for-Congress-180508889388992
408-203-5644
Bobflight03@yahoo.com

 

 

 

Kennita Watson - Libertarian

State Assembly, District 24

https://www.facebook.com/kennita4assembly
650-906-9371
kennita@kennita.com