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San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz Counties, CA November 4, 2008 Election
State Senator; District 11 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 26 1:08pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (659/659)
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Joe Simitian Click here for more information about this candidate 260,961 votes 74.6%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: State Senator
  • B.A. from The Colorado College in Colorado Springs
  • M.A. in international policy studies, Stanford University
  • M.A. in city planning, U.C. Berkeley
  • J.D. law degree, U.C. Berkeley
  • Previous elected positions: Palo Alto Councilman, Santa Clara Co. Supervisor, State Assemblyman
  • Education
  • Environmental Protection
  • Jobs and the Economy
Blair A. Nathan Click here for more information about this candidate 89,136 votes 25.4%
  • Party: Republican
  • Student at Stanford University, studying Economics
  • Staff Writer, Stanford Review
  • Experience at two investment firms
  • Limited government and fiscal discipline
  • Creating a business environment conducive to employment and enterprise
  • Educational reforms, such as increased local control over funding and curriculum

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