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San Francisco, San Mateo County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
United States Representative; District 12 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 1:02pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (469/469)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Tom Lantos 158,140 votes 74.6%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: United States Congressman
Mike Garza 44,114 votes 20.8%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
Barbara J. Less 6,418 votes 3%
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Writer/Editor
  • Retired from San Francisco Unified School District as Principal's Secretary
  • Born in San Francisco
  • Less Federal Government control of our lives. Let's conform to the Constitution.
  • We do not need new laws. Enforce the ones we already have.
  • Return schools to local control. Since the Federal Government took over education dropped. I know because I saw it happen!
Rifkin Young 3,546 votes 1.6%
  • Party: Natural Law
  • Occupation: Engineer

Basic candidate data supplied by the Secretary of State. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
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League of Women Voters

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  • On all candidates - Browse the page to find list of candidates for District 12. Then find Biographies, Campaign Finances, Issue Positions (NPAT, Special Interest Groups, Voting Records where available.
  • About the incumbent - Washington and local contact info (including websites), personal info, committees, ratings

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Public Forum
  • College of San Mateo, Little Theater - Wed., Oct. 11 cancelled because Congress is still in session.
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