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San Joaquin County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Council Member; City of Stockton; Council District 1 Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (190/190)
(154 Writein Votes 0.4%)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Steve J. Bestolarides 25,009 votes 60.2%

  • Occupation: City Commissioner/Banker
  • Graduated from local schools - Business Administration degree from UOP
  • 7 years on the Planning Commisson
  • Active in school and church leadership
  • Married to Doreen for 15 years - 2 children, Danny, 12, and Paul, 10
  • Safe Streets - Public Safety must come first
  • Economic Growth - More jobs for Stockton
  • Cut waste, not services - Protect Police and Fire Services from budget cuts
Harvey Nicholas Bills, Sr. 16,405 votes 39.5%
  • Occupation: School Teacher (Retired)
  • Married, 4 children 14, 12, 9, 6 - 2 grown children, 7 grandchildren
  • U.S. Navy Retired Chief Petty Officer 21.5 years - (Seabee)
  • US Navy Sea Cadet Volunteer - Executive Officer
  • Vice-President PTA Westwood Elementary School - Lodi School District
  • California Licensed General Contractor
  • Member of American Legion Post 16
  • Public Safety - with continued placement of officers assigned to schools.
  • Economic Development, affordable housing, Renaissance of our neighborhoods & Job development
  • To improve conditions in neighborhoods schools by working with school officials.

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