Candidates Endorsed by Solano County Republican Party
United States President
Donald J. Trump, President of the USA - Website
Mike Pence, Vice President of the USA
United States Representative
Tamika Hamilton, 3rd Congressional District - Website - Watch Tamika's Video
Scott Giblin, 5th Congressional District - Website
Carlos Santamaria, 3rd District - Website
Member of State Assembly
Matt Nelson, 4th Assembly District - Website
Debra Schwab, 11th Assembly District - Website
Janell Proctor, 14th Assembly District - Website
Steve Bird, Mayor of Dixon - Website
Cornisha Williams-Bailey, Mayor of Vallejo - Website
Jason Diavatis, Mayor of Benicia - Website
Vernon Williams III, Vallejo City Council District 1 - Website
Delon Jackson - Fairfield District 4 City Council - Website
Don Roos - Rio Vista City Council - Website
Debra King - Rio Vista City Council - Website
Raymond Beaty - Vacaville City Council Dist.6 - Website
Matt Brock- Vacaville City Council Dist.1 - Website
Sherie Mahlberg- Vacaville City Council Dist.5 - Website
Proposition Recommendations by
the Solano County Republican Party
Following are the ballot measures for the November 3, 2020, General Election, and the recommendations:
Proposition 14 (Bonds for Stem Cell Research) Vote: NO: More debt to fund stem cell research – Issues $5.5 billion in bonds for state stem cell research institute. Initiative Statute.
Proposition 15 (Property Tax Increase) Vote: NO: Split Roll. Requires commercial and industrial properties to be taxed based on market value despite opposition from county assessors who say it can’t be implemented. Initiative Constitutional Amendment. Visit NoOnProp15.org
Proposition 16 (Affirmative Action/Government Preferences) Vote: NO: Reintroduces racial discrimination. – Repeals Proposition 209 (1996), which prohibited the state from considering race, sex, color, ethnicity, or national origin in public employment, education, or contracting. ACA 5, Resolution Chapter 23, Statutes of 2020. Visit StopProp16.org
Proposition 17 (Parolee Voting Rights) Vote: NO:Parolee Voting – Gives the right to vote to people convicted of felonies who are on parole. ACA 6, Resolution Chapter 24, Statutes of 2020.
Proposition 18 (17-Year-Old Voting)Vote: NO: Lower voting age – Allows 17-year-olds who will be 18 at the time of the next general election to vote in primaries and special elections. ACA 4, Resolution Chapter 30, Statutes of 2020.
Proposition 19 (Transfer Property Tax Base) Vote: NO: Property Tax Portability and Transfers – Allows for broader portability of Proposition 13 tax benefits but increases property assessments on certain property following intergenerational transfers where beneficiaries do not reside on the property. ACA 11, Resolution Chapter 31, Statutes of 2020.
Proposition 20 (Strengthens Penalties for Violent and Property Crimes--Law Enforcement) Vote: YES: Keep California Safe Act – Reverses excesses of Propositions 47 and 57 which have resulted in an increase in certain crimes. Restricts parole for certain offenders. Re-authorizes felony sentences for certain offenses currently treated as misdemeanors. Initiative Statute. Visit KeepCalSafe.org
Proposition 21 (Rent Control) Vote: NO:Expands local governments’ authority to enact rent control on residential property. Initiative Statute.
Proposition 22 (Gig Worker Classification) Vote: YES: Gig Economy – Considers app-based drivers to be independent contractors and enacts industry-specific labor policies including minimum compensation, health care subsidies and background checks.Initiative Statute. Visit YesOn22.com
Proposition 23 (Healthcare: Dialysis Clinics Consent) Vote: NO: Authorizes State Regulation of Kidney Dialysis Clinics. Establishes Minimum Staffing and Other Requirements – Requires physician on-site at dialysis clinics and consent from the state for a clinic to close. Initiative Statute. VisitNoProp23.com
Proposition 24 (Consumer Privacy Law) Vote: NO: Establishes new government agency – Expands the provisions of the recently passed California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and creates the California Privacy Protection Agency to implement and enforce the CCPA. Initiative Statute.
- Proposition 25 (Repeal Money Bail) Vote: NO to retain the cash bail system: Referendum to overturn a 2018 law that replaced the privately-run cash bail system with a government run risk assessment system for suspects awaiting trial. Visit StopProp25.com