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State of California June 6, 2006 Election
State Board of Equalization; District 2; Democratic Party Voter Information

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Results as of Jul 13 4:04pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (6270/6270)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Tim Raboy Click here for more information about this candidate 284,857 votes 67%

  • Occupation: Supervising Investigator, Board of Equalization
  • Criminal Investigator for the Board of Equalization for 6 years.
  • Currently an Elected Council Member for the City of Galt.
  • POST Certified Speciality in Financial Crimes Investigations from the Robert Presley Institute of Criminal Investigation.
  • Granted Limited Peace Officer Status for the Board of Equalization Investigations Division.
  • More than 14 years of experience working at the Board of Equalization.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree with a speciality in Marketing.
  • Streamline the agency departments at the Board of Equalization to improve agency operations and increase efficiency.
  • Enhance revenue collections at the Board of Equalization. Billions of dollars in taxes goes uncollected due to tax evasion.
  • Enhance customer service for the citizens that live in BOE District 2 and have an open door policy between myself and the taxpayers of this State.
Tom Bright Click here for more information about this candidate 140,897 votes 33%
  • Occupation: Printing Executive
  • 11 years commercial printer
  • 17 years fleet transportation supervisor and dispatcher
  • Democratic Central Committee 1993-94
  • President, Sacramento Printers Association 2003-04
  • Board of Directors, Sacramento Taxpayers League 1995-98
  • Weekend farmer 1988-present
  • Fair implementation of tax law
  • Face-to-face local representation
  • Listen and act on Department staff's knowledge of information flow

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Board of Equalization

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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