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State of California June 8, 2010 Election
 Smart Voter Chris Kelly

Candidate for
Attorney General; Democratic Party

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Attorney/Businessman
  • Chief Privacy Officer, Facebook
  • Policy Advisor, President Bill Clinton
  • Clerk, Federal Judge Barry Moskowitz
  • Attorney, Baker & McKenzie and Attorney, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
  • Board Member, San Francisco 49ers Academy, East Palo Alto (alternative public middle school)
  • JD, Harvard and BA, Georgetown
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Protecting Consumers
  • Combating Gang Violence
  • Reducing Crime
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Key Endorsements
  • Association of Deputy District Attorneys (ADDA) of Los Angeles County
  • Orange County Firefighters Association
Position Papers
Protecting Consumers
As Attorney General, I will fight predatory lending. I will work to prevent mortgage fraud and prosecute lenders and anyone else that tries to take advantage of California homebuyers. I will enact and enhance programs to protect consumers against identity theft. I will protect our seniors from nursing home abuse and consumer fraud.
Preventing Crime
As Attorney General, I will work to prevent crime before it happens by expanding educational and economic opportunities for all Californians, reducing gang activity, strengthening effective rehabilitation programs, and improving community-police relations.
Innovation First
As Attorney General, I will bring advanced forensics technology to our law enforcement system. I will standardize crime mapping, develop and implement an effective GPS monitoring system and use cutting-edge technology to prevent high-tech and computer crime in our state. I will also require all crime-related computer systems be upgraded to save taxpayers money.
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