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Jake Tonkel

San Jose City Council District 6

Jake Tonkel is a committed advocate for racial justice, health care and universal child care, and he is supported by the working people of San Jose. His opponent sides with realtors, landlords and the chamber of commerce. Jake would be a welcome change on San Jose City Council. He is endorsed by the South Bay Labor Federation, Ash Kalra, Dave Cortese, the California Nurses Association and the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (IFPTE).

Lost with 46.1% Yes 53.9% No

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