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Sonoma County, CA June 6, 2006 Election
Member, Democratic Party County Central Committee; County of Sonoma; Supervisorial District 1 Voter Information

2 Year Term.

You can vote in this contest only if registered in the Democratic party. "Decline to State" party voters may not vote for this contest.

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Results as of Jun 20 5:14pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (116/116)
(62 Total Write-In Votes 0.2%)
Candidates (Vote for 5)
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Neahle Madden Click here for more information about this candidate 7,332 votes 18.1%

  • Occupation: Registered Nurse
  • 1st.district member Sonoma County Dem. Cenral Committee
  • Voter education following up registration
  • Electing representatives of everyday people to local offices (city councils, school boards, etc)
  • Obtaining fairer reporting of issues in the local media, which has long shown bias toward business and conservative views.
Terry Allan Elverum Click here for more information about this candidate 6,858 votes 16.9%
  • Occupation: Education Union Representative
  • 17 years of education union experience:
  • Served 13 years as a member and officer with the California Federation of Teachers (CFT), an afilliate of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
  • Employed nearly 5 years as field representative with the California Federation of Teachers
  • Served as President of CFT Council of Classified Employees 1994-2001
  • Volunteered as Community Coordinator with the Alliance for a Better California for Sonoma, Oakmont and surrounding areas 2005 Special Election
  • Earned AA degree in Fine Arts from Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo and on break in the Labor Studies program at the National Labor College, MD
  • I will advocate for progressive values in searching for, and endorsement of, Democratic candidates for state and local office.
  • I will promote an effective and well-organized Democratic Central Committee that has the respect of Democratic Party voters and elected officials.
  • I will work to build a cohesive message that resonates with all members of the Sonoma County Democratic Central Committee and our constituents.
Maria Peluso 6,117 votes 15.1%
  • Occupation: Union Representative
Raymund R. Gallian 5,935 votes 14.6%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Gina Cuclis Click here for more information about this candidate 5,124 votes 12.6%
  • Occupation: Public Relations Consultant
  • City of Sonoma Planning Commissioner since 1997
  • Founding organizer and past president of the Verano Springs Association
  • Sonoma County Press Club Vice President
  • Sonoma Valley Chamber of Commerce Member
  • Mother of 13-year-old twin girls
  • Lived in the Sonoma Valley for 20 years
  • I'm running to help restore credibility and respect to the Central Committee so that it can perform its mission.
  • The Central Committee should work cooperatively with Democrats holding local elected offices.
  • The Central Committee must operate in a more organized and professional manner than it has been.
William Dean "Bill" Manners Click here for more information about this candidate 4,884 votes 12.0%
  • Occupation: Retired Union Carpenter
  • Delegate to the District Counsel of Carpenters
  • Delegate to the Regional Counsel of Carpenters
  • Job Steward
  • Alternate to the Sonoma County Democratic Central Committee
  • Board Member of the Santa Rosa Democratic Club
  • Promote for Election Democratic Candidates
  • Promote Democratic Party Values
  • Register Democrats
Kyle A.L. O'Connor 4,268 votes 10.5%
  • Occupation: Importer/National Guardsman

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