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San Francisco, San Mateo County, CA November 7, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Leland Y. Yee

Candidate for
State Senator; District 8

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Assemblymember/Child Psychologist
  • Speaker pro Tempore of the California State Assembly
  • Former Teacher and Child Psychologist
  • San Francisco School Board, 1988-1996
  • San Francisco Board of Supervisors 1996-2002
  • University of Hawaii, Ph.D.; San Francisco State University, M.A; University of California, Berkeley, B.A.
  • Legislator of the Year: CA School Nutrition Assoc., CA Psychiatric Assoc., Faculty Assoc. of CA Community Colleges, Mental Health Directors Assoc.
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Increase funding for our schools and access to higher education
  • Expand access to healthcare for all Californians
  • Protect California's natural environment and coastal resources
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Key Endorsements
  • California Nurses Association
  • California Teachers Association
  • Sierra Club
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Position Papers
The Latest Threat to California's Coast
Preventing Child Exploitation and Human Trafficking
Men can help end violence against women
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