SECRETARY OF STATE BRUCE MCPHERSON
California's 30th Secretary of State
On March 30th 2005, former state legislator Bruce McPherson became California’s 30th Secretary of State. Secretary McPherson was nominated by the Governor and unanimously confirmed by both the State Assembly and Senate following the resignation of the previous office holder. Over the past year Secretary McPherson has led the charge to restore integrity, trust and confidence to the Office of the Secretary of State. He has rebuilt relationships with his federal, state and local partners and he has become a national leader in election reform and developing innovative ways to ensure the integrity of every vote and to make government more customer friendly and efficient for all Californians.