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U.S. House of Representatives – California, 51st District: Juan Hidalgo

Juan Hidalgo-

“'Good fences make good neighbors.' This is NOT a racial issue, as some may think. It’s a national security and public safety issue…at this time, our border allows terrorists, criminals, and drugs to enter the United States."

-Juan Hildalgo, Candidate for U.S. Senate - California

Party: Republican


  • A.A. - General Studies - Central Texas College
  • B.S. - Criminal Justice - Park University

Occupation: United States Marine Corps (retired)

Relevant experience: 1984-2005 - U.S. Marine Corps

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Personal Information:

  • Born: San Diego, California
  • Wife - Fran
  • 3 children
  • City of residence: San Diego

Biographic notes:

  • Served as a Sergeant Major for the Joint Task Force of Guantanamo Bay
  • Holds a blackbelt from the USMC Martial Arts Program
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