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November 7, 2000 Election

County Results as of Dec 20 8:28am, 100% of Precincts Reporting (522/522)
77.1% Countywide Voter Turnout (261,297/338,608)

Statewide Results as of Dec 5 12:43pm, 100% of Precincts Reporting (25702/25702)
70.5% Statewide Voter Turnout (11,087,155/15,707,307)

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  • President

    President; United States

    • Al Gore, Democratic
      5,833,974 votes 53.5%
    • George W. Bush, Republican
      4,542,793 votes 41.7%
    • Ralph Nader, Green
      415,370 votes 3.9%
    • Harry Browne, Libertarian
      45,291 votes .4%
    • Patrick J. Buchanan, Reform
      44,817 votes .4%
    • Howard Phillips, American Independent
      16,974 votes .1%
    • John Hagelin, Natural Law
      10,864 votes 0%
    • David McReynolds (Write-In)
    • William M. Kenyon, Sr. (Write-In)

    United States Senator

    United States Senator

    United States Representative

    United States Representative; District 12

    • Tom Lantos, Democratic
      158,140 votes 74.6%
    • Mike Garza, Republican
      44,114 votes 20.8%
    • Barbara J. Less, Libertarian
      6,418 votes 3%
    • Rifkin Young, Natural Law
      3,546 votes 1.6%

    United States Representative; District 14


    State Senator; District 11

    Member of the State Assembly; District 12

    • Kevin Shelley, Democratic
      109,725 votes 82.3%
    • Howard Epstein, Republican
      23,704 votes 17.7%

    Member of the State Assembly; District 19

    Member of the State Assembly; District 21


    Council Member; Town of Atherton (2 Elected)

    Council Member; Town of Colma (3 Elected)

    • Frossanna "Fro" Vallerga
      218 votes 27.0%
    • Ronald J. Maldonado
      179 votes 22.2%
    • Joseph A. Silva
      163 votes 20.2%
    • Jose Danilo A. Cachuela
      133 votes 16.5%
    • Robert L. Simcox
      82 votes 10.1%
    • Roger Rogge
      33 votes 4.1%

    Council Member; City of Daly City (2 Elected)

    City Clerk; City of Daly City

    • Helen R. Flowerday
      18,514 votes 100.0%

    City Treasurer; City of Daly City

    Council Member; City of East Palo Alto (3 Elected)

    • Patricia Foster
      1,480 votes 13.8%
    • Duane Bay
      1,074 votes 10.0%
    • Donna Rutherford
      1,014 votes 9.5%
    • A. Peter Evans
      917 votes 8.6%
    • Samuel Rasheed
      779 votes 7.3%
    • David E. Woods
      678 votes 6.3%
    • Victor L. Perez
      660 votes 6.2%
    • Edrick Haggans
      647 votes 6.0%
    • Everardo Luna
      640 votes 6.0%
    • Ayodele Ankoanda-King
      563 votes 5.2%
    • Jose Beltran
      527 votes 4.9%
    • R. B. Jones
      521 votes 4.9%
    • Irving E. Hemingway, Sr.
      444 votes 4.1%
    • Robert Edward Reynolds
      222 votes 2.1%
    • Robert A. Alexander
      132 votes 1.2%

    Council Member; City of Menlo Park (2 Elected)

    Council Member; City of Pacifica (2 Elected)

    Council Member; Town of Woodside

    • Paul Goeld
      1,882 votes 100.0%


    Member, Board of Trustees; San Mateo County Board of Education; Trustee Area #4

    Member, Board of Trustees; San Mateo County Board of Education; Trustee Area #6

    Member, Board of Trustees; San Mateo County Board of Education; Trustee Area #7

    Member, Board of Trustees; Bayshore Elementary School District; 4 Year Term (2 Elected)

    Member, Board of Trustees; Cabrillo Unified School District (2 Elected)

    Member, Board of Trustees; Jefferson Union High School District (2 Elected)

    Member, Board of Trustees; Ravenswood City School District (2 Elected)

    Member, Board of Trustees; Woodside School District

    • Pam Roberts
      1,040 votes 73.3%
    • Wendy Burger
      379 votes 26.7%

    Special Districts

    Member, Board of Directors; Peninsula Health Care District (2 Elected)

    Member, Board of Directors; Sequoia Healthcare District; 4 Year Term (2 Elected)

    Harbor Commissioner; San Mateo County Harbor District (3 Elected)

    Member, Board of Directors; North Coast Water District (2 Elected)

    Member, Board of Directors; Pescadero Municipal Advisory Council; District #1 - Downtown (3 Elected)

    • Steve D. Simms
      427 votes 34.4%
    • Linda "Sam" OSullivan
      368 votes 29.7%
    • Irma Rodriguez Mitton
      228 votes 18.4%
    • James F. "Jim" Schwieckert, Sr.
      218 votes 17.6%

    State Propositions

    Proposition 32 Veterans’ Bond Act of 2000
    6,709,560 / 67.2% Yes votes ...... 3,278,248 / 32.8% No votes
    This act provides for a bond issue of five hundred million dollars ($500,000,000) to provide farm and home aid for California veterans. Fiscal Impact: Costs of about $858 million over 25 years (average cost of about $34 million per year); costs paid by participating veterans.

    Proposition 33 Legislature. Participation In Public Employees’ Retirement System
    3,791,715 / 39.0% Yes votes ...... 5,941,814 / 61.0% No votes
    Allows legislative members to participate in the Public Employees’ Retirement System plans in which a majority of state employees may participate. Fiscal Impact: Annual state costs under $1 million to provide retirement benefits to legislators, with these costs replacing other spending from the fixed annual amount provided in support of the Legislature.

    Proposition 34 Campaign Contributions and Spending. Limits. Disclosure
    5,903,907 / 60.0% Yes votes ...... 3,933,949 / 40.0% No votes
    Limits campaign contributions and loans to state candidates and political parties. Provides voluntary spending limits; expands public disclosure requirements and increases penalties. Fiscal Impact: Additional net costs to the state, potentially up to several million dollars annually, and unknown but probably not significant costs to local government.

    Proposition 35 Public Works Projects. Use of Private Contractors for Engineering and Architectural Services.
    5,442,138 / 55.1% Yes votes ...... 4,428,702 / 44.9% No votes
    Amends Constitution eliminating existing restrictions on state, local contracting with private entities for engineering, architectural services; contracts awarded by competitive selection; bidding permitted, not required. Fiscal Impact: Unknown impact on state spending for architectural and engineering services and construction project delivery. Actual impact will depend on how the state uses the contracting flexibility under the proposition.

    Proposition 36 Drugs. Probation and Treatment Program
    6,199,992 / 60.8% Yes votes ...... 3,991,153 / 39.2% No votes
    Requires probation and drug treatment, not incarceration, for possession, use, transportation of controlled substances and similar parole violations, except sale or manufacture. Authorizes dismissal of charges after completion of treatment. Fiscal Impact: Net annual savings of $100 million to $150 million to the state and about $40 million to local governments. Potential avoidance of one-time capital outlay costs to the state of $450 million to $550 million.

    Proposition 37 Fees. Vote Requirements. Taxes
    4,579,981 / 48.0% Yes votes ...... 4,963,684 / 52.0% No votes
    Requires two-thirds vote of State Legislature, majority or two-thirds of local electorate to impose future state, local fees on activity to study or mitigate its environmental, societal or economic effects. Defines such fees as taxes except property, development, certain other fees. Fiscal Impact: Unknown, potentially significant, reduction in future state and local government revenues from making it more difficult to approve certain regulatory charges.

    Proposition 38 School Vouchers. State-Funded Private and Religious Education Public School Funding.
    3,085,457 / 29.5% Yes votes ...... 7,387,753 / 70.5% No votes
    Authorizes annual state payments of at least $4000 per pupil for private/religious schools. Permits replacement of current constitutional public school funding formula. Fiscal Impact: Near-term state costs from zero to $1.1 billion annually. Long-term state impact from $2 billion in annual costs to $3 billion in annual savings, depending on how many public school students shift to private schools.

    Proposition 39 School Facilities. 55% Local Vote. Bonds, Taxes Accountability Requirements.
    5,402,822 / 53.3% Yes votes ...... 4,733,205 / 46.7% No votes
    Authorizes bonds for repair, construction or replacement of school facilities, classrooms, if approved by 55% local vote. Fiscal Impact: Increased bond debt for many school districts. Long-term costs statewide could total in the hundreds of millions of dollars annually. Potential longer-term state savings to the extent school districts assume greater responsibility for funding school facilities.

    Local Measures

    Measure A Compensation of Board of Supervisors -- San Mateo County (Charter Amendment (Majority Approval Required))
    76,559 / 36.0% Yes votes ...... 136,210 / 64.0% No votes
    Shall the Charter of the County of San Mateo be amended to so that the compensation of members of the Board of Supervisors be set at an amount not greater than 80% compensation received by a Judge of the Superior Court?

    Measure B Crime Laboratory Bonds -- San Mateo County (Bond (2/3 Approval Required))
    145,276 / 65.3% Yes votes ...... 77,086 / 34.7% No votes
    In order to assist modern effective law enforcement, shall the County of San Mateo be authorized to issue General Obligation Bonds in the amount of $13 million dollars principal ($13,000,000) to finance the construction, acquisition, and improvement of a crime laboratory and associated facilities?

    Measure C Ravenswood City School District Bonds -- Ravenswood City School District (Bond (2/3 Approval Required))
    4,174 / 85.7% Yes votes ...... 699 / 14.3% No votes
    To increase student safety and improve learning by upgrading electrical wiring for computer use, heating and cooling systems, intercoms and fire alarms, lighting and security, removing asbestos and other hazardous materials from classrooms; relieve overcrowded campuses; expand classroom space by replacing 35-year old portable trailers and building additional classrooms and bathrooms; repair, acquire, construct and upgrade facilities and school sites, shall the Ravenswood City School District issue $10,000,000 bonds at interest rates within the legal limit?

    Measure D San Mateo Union High School District Bonds For Repair and Renovation -- San Mateo Union High School District (Bond (2/3 Approval Required))
    58,979 / 72.2% Yes votes ...... 22,730 / 27.8% No votes
    To repair and rehabilitate school facilities to meet current health, safety and instructional standards, including replacing deteriorated plumbing, inadequate heating, ventilation, roofs, windows and lighting, refurbishing bathrooms, safety systems, classrooms, and computer and science laboratories, and to establish an independent oversight committee to guarantee that funds are spent only on school improvements, shall the San Mateo Union High School District issue $137,500,000 in bonds, at interest rates within the legal limit?

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