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  Sherman, Brad
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AffiliationDemocratic  
  2011-01-03  
 
NameBrad Sherman
Address4570 Van Nuys Blvd
Sherman Oaks, California 91403, United States
EmailNone
Website [Link]
Born October 24, 1954 (64 years)
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifedRBH
Nov 03, 2017 06:23pm
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InfoBradley J. Sherman

Harvard Law School, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
UCLA, B.A., Summa Cum Laude

Instructor: Harvard Law School International Tax Program

Licenses: Certified Public Accountant (CPA) California
Attorney, California State Bar
Certified by California State Bar as a Tax Law Specialist

Public Service: 1991 -
Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1996 from California's 24th Congressional District, which stretches from Sherman Oaks to Thousand Oaks.


Serves on the Committee on Financial Services, and its
Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government-Sponsored Enterprises
Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade

Serves on the Committee on International Relations, and its
Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific
Subcommittee on International Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Human Rights
Serves on the Committee on Science
Served on the Budget Committee, 1997. On that Committee, authored the Sherman Amendment to the Budget Resolution providing an additional $700 million for the acquisition of environmentally important lands in FY �98. The Sherman Amendment was included in the Joint Budget Resolution and effectuated by a $699 million appropriation. Sherman also secured $16 million to acquire land and to complete the Backbone Trail through the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.

Strong advocate for fiscal responsibility, a balanced budget, federal aid to education, the interests of working families, strong environmental standards, the protection of Social Security and Medicare, and policies to expand U.S. exports.
Elected to the California State Board of Equalization in 1990, re-elected in 1994. Chairman of the Board 1991 to 1995. Lead the successful fight to repeal the snack tax.

Private Sector Experience: 1974 - 1991

Participated as a staff member of a big-four CPA firm in the financial audits of large businesses and governmental entities; provided tax law counsel on multi-million dollar transactions; provided tax and investment advice to entrepreneurs and small businesses; helped represent the Government of the Philippines under President Aquino in a successful effort to seize assets of deposed President Marcos. Instructor, Harvard Law School International Tax Program. Member of the Board of California Common Cause, 1985-1989.




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  11/06/2018 CA District 30 Won 73.00% (+45.99%)
  06/05/2018 CA District 30 - Open Primary Won 62.30% (+35.02%)
  11/08/2016 CA District 30 Won 72.64% (+45.28%)
  06/07/2016 CA District 30 - Open Primary Won 60.11% (+46.16%)
  11/04/2014 CA - District 30 Won 65.64% (+31.28%)
  06/03/2014 CA - District 30 - Open Primary Won 57.93% (+37.86%)
  11/06/2012 CA - District 30 Won 60.30% (+20.60%)
  06/05/2012 CA - District 30 - Open Primary Won 42.35% (+9.92%)
  11/02/2010 CA - District 27 Won 65.15% (+30.30%)
  06/08/2010 CA District 27 - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/2008 CA - District 27 Won 68.51% (+43.68%)
  06/03/2008 CA District 27- D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2006 CA - District 27 Won 68.77% (+37.54%)
  06/06/2006 CA District 27 - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2004 CA - District 27 Won 62.27% (+29.00%)
  11/05/2002 CA District 27 Won 61.96% (+23.93%)
  11/07/2000 CA District 24 Won 66.00% (+36.20%)
  11/03/1998 CA District 24 Won 57.31% (+18.82%)
  06/02/1998 CA District 24 - All-Party Primary Won 54.14% (+33.23%)
  11/05/1996 CA District 24 Won 49.43% (+5.85%)
  03/26/1996 CA District 24 - D Primary Won 53.73% (+38.93%)
  11/08/1994 CA Board of Equalization 4 Won 53.83% (+17.58%)
  06/07/1994 CA Board of Equalization 4 - D Primary Won 42.80% (+26.37%)
  11/06/1990 CA Board of Equalization 2 Won 51.13% (+12.32%)
  06/05/1990 CA Board of Equalization 2 - D Primary Won 50.89% (+34.18%)
ENDORSEMENTS
Los Angeles City Controller - Primary - Mar 05, 2013 NPA Dennis P. Zine
Los Angeles County District Attorney - Runoff - Nov 06, 2012 D Jackie Lacey
Circumcision Ban - Jul 28, 2011 NO No
CA Insurance Commissioner - D Primary - Jun 08, 2010 D Hector De La Torre
Los Angeles City Council - District 2 Special Election - Sep 22, 2009 D Paul Krekorian
CA District 32 - Special Election - May 19, 2009 D Judy Chu
CA US President - D Primary - Feb 05, 2008 D Hillary Clinton
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C00308742 Sherman for Congress $ 1912966.62