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Los Angeles County, CA November 7, 2006 Election
State Board of Equalization; District 4 Voter Information

4 Year Term. Salary: $154,875

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Results as of Nov 14 5:08pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (4364/4364)
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Judy Chu Click here for more information about this candidate 970,265 votes 65.2%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: State Assemblywoman/Educator
  • Chair, Assembly Appropriations Committee
  • Member, Assembly Revenue & Tax Cmte.
  • Member, Budget Conference Cmte.
  • 100% Lifetime Score Cal Labor Fed Scorecard
  • 100% Score Sierra Club Scorecard
  • Author, California's Tax Amnesty Program that resulted in $4 billion in new tax revenue
  • Close egregious tax loopholes that drain funds for schools and healthcare.
  • Modernize and improve the Board's tax audit program to stop grwoing tax evasion.
  • Provide greater Board education and outreach to help small businesses and MWBEs.
Glen Forsch 412,077 votes 27.7%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessman
Monica W. Kadera 67,889 votes 4.6%
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Certified Public Accountant
Cindy Varela Henderson 38,424 votes 2.5%
  • Party: Peace and Freedom
  • Occupation: Telephone Technician

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  • Serves on the Board of Equalization, California’s elected tax commission, a body that:
    • Oversees the administration of over two dozen tax and fee programs including sales and use, cigarette and tobacco, alcohol and fuels tax.
    • Serves as the appellate body for California income and franchise tax cases.
    • Oversees the administration of property tax statewide.
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