* Term of Office: 4 years
* Oversees and directs all functions of the Department of
* Licenses, regulates and examines insurance companies.
* Answers public questions and complaints regarding the insurance
* Enforces the laws of the California Insurance Code and adopts
regulations to implement the laws.
* SALARY - $95,052
Chuck Quackenbush - Republican
Art Torres - Democrat
Ted Brown - Libertarian
A. Jaques - American Independent
Review/Analysis by the California Journal
The Race for Insurance Commissioner: "Quackenbush
and Torres have differing views of a job designed to ride hard on a large but arcane
|Office Holder||Party Affiliation||Years in Office|
|John Garamendi||Democrat||1991 - Present|
|Roxani Gillespie||Republican||1989 - 1990|
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