Al McCandless
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Al McCandless
Al McCandless
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from California

January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1995
Jerry Lewis (37th)
Duke Cunningham (44th)
Walter R. Tucker III (37th)
Sonny Bono (44th)
Constituency37th district (1983-93)
44th district (1993-95)
Personal details
BornJuly 23, 1927
Brawley, California
DiedAugust 9, 2017(2017-08-09) (aged 90)
La Quinta, California
Alma materUniversity of California at Los Angeles
Professionautomotive dealer
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service1945-46, 1950-52

Alfred A. McCandless (July 23, 1927 - August 9, 2017) was a Republican politician from California.

McCandless was born in Brawley, Imperial County, California, on July 23, 1927. He attended Los Angeles City schools and received a B.A., University of California at Los Angeles in 1951, McCandless served in the United States Marine Corps from 1945-1946 and 1950-1952, and attained the rank of Captain. He later worked as an automobile and truck dealer from 1953-1975, and was a member of the Riverside County board of supervisors from 1972-1982 and the Riverside County housing authority from 1974-1982. McCandless was elected as a Republican to the Ninety-eighth and to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1995) and was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fourth Congress.

McCandless died at his home in La Quinta, California on August 9, 2017 at the age of 90.[1]


  1. ^ "Former Congressman, Supervisor McCandless dies". Press Enterprise. 2017-08-11. Retrieved .

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