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Los Angeles County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
Board of Directors; Water Replenishment District of Southern California; Division 5 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 28 5:11pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (368/368)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Albert Robles 92,993 votes 49.88%

  • Occupation: Director, Water Replenishment Dist. of Southern California
Linda Unruh-Fuentes Click here for more information about this candidate 45,444 votes 24.37%
  • Occupation: Senior Advocacy Attorney
  • Attorney at Law, specializing in Elder Law issues and advocating for senior citizens and their families.
  • Team Leader/Manager, Dept. of Homeland Security, TSA. Private contractor for evaluation, testing and certification of federal employees.
  • Senior Researcher: Assembly Office of Research. Issue Areas: health care; family code; water delivery
  • Office of the Speaker, California State Assembly. Southern California liaison for Willie L. Brown, Jr. for labor and senior issues.
  • Deputy Assistant, The White House, Women's Affairs Office.
  • Regional Coordinator, U.S. Census Bureau, Los Angeles, California. Liaison between local Census and California's elected officials.
  • Bring HONESTY AND ETHICS to the Water District Board by insisting on transparency in all contracting issues.
  • To bring Innovative LEADERSHIP to the Central and West Basins goals for water independence.
  • Bring CHANGE by working with Cities and rate payers. Cities and Rate payers deserve a real representative in Division 5!
Steve Castellanos Click here for more information about this candidate 34,615 votes 18.57%
  • Occupation: Public Works Director
  • Whittier Historical Resources Commissioner
  • Water Replenishment District is a Non-Partisan Office
Ralph M. Helm 13,385 votes 7.18%
  • Occupation: Real Estate Broker

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