VOTING HAS STARTED. THERE ARE 4 WAYS TO VOTE: MAIL, OFFICIAL BALLOT DROP BOX, EARLY VOTE CENTER, POLLING PLACE ON ELECTION DAY!
My priorities are to protect taxpayers; fight waste, fraud and abuse in government; increase public safety; help our businesses and economy to recover and protect our coastline and our way of life.
Pat Bates has served the people of Orange County in numerous key roles. She helped turn Laguna Niguel into an incorporated city in 1989 and won a seat on its first city council, earning election as the first mayor. From 1998 to 2004, Bates served as a California State Assemblymember.