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California General Election 2018: Where Do Candidates Stand On Big Issues?

A California mail-in ballot is shown, Oct. 25, 2018.

Photo by Elma Gonzalez Lima Brandao

Above: A California mail-in ballot is shown, Oct. 25, 2018.

The midterm election is here, and KPBS has partnered with the League of Women Voters of California Education Fund to help you get ready to vote.

We asked state, county and citywide candidates running for public office this year where they stand on some of the most contentious issues ranging from homelessness to immigration and recreational marijuana.

Candidates answered with a YES, NO or OTHER, as well as a short explanation for each question, which can be viewed by clicking on the boxes below. If the box displays an N/A, that means the candidate did not provide an answer.

Not all candidates chose to participate, so some races will not be included below.

Responses may include a date that marks if and when a candidate changed their answer.

For a complete election guide that includes all of the races, visit Voter’s Edge California, the official KPBS Voter Guide.

RELATED: How To Use The KPBS Voter Guide

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