SF Chronicle: Back from brink of death, Mark DeSaulnier is ready to work and run again

By Tal Kopan “It was March 13. The Democrat was being rushed to a hospital in the nation’s capital, where he would be put on a ventilator as he battled pneumonia and a virulent infection. He suffered a mild heart attack and faced multiple organ failure. Doctors at one point gave him a 10% chance …

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SF Chronicle: How Mark DeSaulnier’s cancer gave him new purpose in politics

By Tal Kopan The routine of carrying the drug in his shirt helps the Concord Democrat remember to take his medication. But his daily struggle with cancer is never far from his mind in his legislative work. DeSaulnier, 67, was diagnosed with stage four chronic lymphocytic leukemia in July 2015, just months after arriving in …

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DeSaulnier Denounces Anti-Semitism in California-11 Race and Calls on the NRCC to Join CA Republican Party in Rejecting GOP Nominee John Fitzgerald’s Campaign

Walnut Creek, CA – Today, in the wake of the massacre of 11 Jewish Americans at the Tree of Life Synagogue, on the heels of President Trump’s visit to Pittsburgh, PA, and one week before the midterm election, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) called on the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) to join the California Republican Party …

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My Statement of Qualifications

As a long-time business owner, a single father who raised two sons in Contra Costa County, and a public official, I understand the issues that matter to Contra Costa families. I am honored and humbled to have the opportunity to serve you as your Congressman in the United States House of Representatives. Whether it was …

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Congressman DeSaulnier makes the following endorsements

CONGRESSMAN DESAULNIER MAKES THE FOLLOWING ENDORSEMENTS FOR THE NOVEMBER 6, 2018 ELECTION   STATEWIDE   US Senate Dianne Feinstein   Governor Gavin Newsom   Lt. Governor Ed Hernandez   Secretary of State Alex Padilla   Attorney General Xavier Baccera   Controller Betty Yee   Treasurer Fiona Ma   Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara   Superintendent of …

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