Harley Rouda (D) is a businessman and the current representative of Congressional District 48, running for reelection as the Democratic Party’s candidate.
OCCET Action endorses Harley Rouda.
Michelle Steel (R) is Orange County’s Supervisor for District 2, and is the Republican Party’s candidate.
Who is endorsing each candidate?
Harley Rouda Endorsements
- California Professional Firefighters
- California Federation of Teachers
- Sierra Club
Michelle Steel Endorsements
- Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes
- Former U.S. Representative Dana Rohrabacher (CA-48)
- Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association PAC
Where do Rouda and Steele stand on the issues?
Health Care Access
Supports a single payer health care system that provides expanded and comprehensive care for all members of our community?
Harley Rouda supports the Affordable Care Act(Obamacare) and pursuing Medicare For All as a long term solution to the health crisis. His office urged people to wear face masks during the Coronavirus crisis.
Supports using federal funds to increase housing affordability for OC residents?
Protect Immigrant Families
Supports sanctuary cities that protect immigrants from deportation and makes public spaces safer for our entire community?
Harley Rouda supports establishing sanctuary cities in Orange County.
Michelle Steel opposes California’s Sanctuary law, calling it “totally unconstitutional“.
House of Representatives
Representatives are elected to two-year terms to represent the people in a congressional district. They make laws and approve the federal budget.
California’s 48th congressional district covers most of the coast of Orange County, stretching from Seal Beach and Westminster to Laguna Beach and Aliso Viejo. It includes Sunset Beach, Huntington Beach, Midway City, Fountain Valley, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, and some parts of the cities of Garden Grove, Santa Ana, San Juan Capistrano, Aliso Viejo and Laguna Niguel.
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