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California State Government June 6, 2006 Election
Smart Voter Additional Endorsements for Liz Figueroa

Candidate for
Lieutenant Governor; Democratic Party

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Lieutenant Governor Cruz Bustamante
Dolores Huerta, Co-Founder, United Farm Workers

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez
Congresswoman Barbara Lee
Congressman Mike Honda
Congressman Pete Stark

State Senator Gloria Romero
State Senator Sheila Kuehl
State Senator Elaine Alquist
Assemblymember Nicole Parra
Assemblymember Merv Dymally
Assemblymember Johan Klehs
Former State Senate President Pro-Tem John Burton
Former Assemblymember Ellen Corbett
Former Assemblymember Howard Wayne

Alice Huffman, President of California NAACP

California Nurses Association (CNA)
Sierra Club
United Farm Workers (UFW)
California State Building and Construction Trades Council
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO (AFSCME)
California Teamsters Public Affairs Council
Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE)
Democratic Activists for Women Now (DAWN)
San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association

Supervisor Alice Lai Bitker, Alameda County
Supervisor Chris Daly, San Francisco County
Supervisor Blanca Alvarado, Santa Clara County

Mayor Ron Gonzalez, City of San Jose
Mayor Jennifer Hosterman, City of Pleasanton
Mayor Louie Gonzalez, City of Santa Fe Springs
Mayor Ron Oden, City of Palm Springs
Mayor Bob Wasserman, City of Fremont
Vice Mayor Cindy Chavez, City of San Jose
Vice Mayor Alan L. Nagy, City of Newark
Deputy Mayor Esther Sanchez, City of Oceanside
Former Mayor Tim Nader, City of Chula Vista

Councilmember Bill Rosendahl, Los Angeles
Councilmember Tony Cardenas, Los Angeles
Councilmember Ed Reyes, Los Angeles
Councilmember Ben Johnson, Pittsburg
Councilmember Jim Navarro, Union City
Councilmember Surlene Grant, City of San Leandro
Councilmember Maria Giuriato, Salinas
Councilmember Nancy Pyle, San Jose
Councilmember Karla Goodbody, Castro Valley Municipal Advisory
Councilmember Ignacio De La Fuente, City of Oakland
Councilmember Jean Quan, City of Oakland
Councilmember Larry Reid, City of Oakland
Councilmember Nora Campos, City of San Jose
Councilmember Ken Yeager, City of San Jose
Councilmember Bob Wieckowski, City of Fremont
Councilmember Kevin Dowling, City of Hayward
Councilmember Matt Jimenez, City of Hayward
Councilmember Bill Quirk, City of Hayward

Laurie McBride, Political Action Chair, Sacramento Stonewall Democrats
Marsha Grilli, Board of Education, Milpitas Unified School District
Larry Buchalter, Executive Board Representative, California Democratic Party
William Collier, Vice President, Moreno Valley Democratic Club
Maggie Dee-Dowling, Producer, Disability & Senior News Report
James Farley, Alameda Democratic Central Committee

Simona Farrise, Oakland Attorney
Jean Gaylord, Treasurer, Castro Valley Democrats
Grant Peterson, Board of Education, Hayward United School District
Carmine Baffo, Former Transportation Commissioner, City of Rosemead
Xavier Campos, Planning Commissioner, City of San Jose
Fernando Genera, Latino Community Leaders
Carmen R. Gonzalez, President, Torrance Democratic Club
Victor Gonzalez, Chief Investigator, Tulare County District Attorney's Office

R.D. Hogan, Thurston County Democrats Central Committee Delegate
Ira Leitner, Tri-Valley Democrats
Julie Lind, Staff Member, California State Assembly
Minnie Lopez-Baffo Co-Founder of HOPE
Evan Low, President, Silicon Valley LGBT Democratic Club

Alison Lewis, Trustee, Chabot + Las Positas Community College District
Paul Loya, Latino Community Leaders
Mickie Solorio Luna , Latino Community Leaders
Xavier Martinez, Regional Director, Region 20, California Democratic Party

Steven Olsen, Precinct Leader, United Democratic Campaign
Ann Rice, Chairperson, Tri-Cities Democratic Forum
Anna M. Sauceda, ACS Group, Small Business Owner
Diane Sjorgren, Secretary, Tri-Cities Democratic Forum
Olga Talamante, Chicana Latina Foundation
Mark Weinberg, President, Jefferson Elementary School Board
Molly Ximenez, Latina Breast Cancer Advocate
Carlos Vaquerano, Salvadoran American community advocate

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