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Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino Counties, CA November 4, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Joseph M. "Joe" Lyons

Candidate for
State Senator; District 29

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Medical Researcher
  • BS and MS in Microbiology, San Diego State University
  • Medicat Research Associate, University of California San Diego School of Medicine
  • Proud father of 4 sons and 5 grandchildren
  • Medical Research Scientist, City of Hope National Medical Center
  • PhD in Immunogenetics, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Promote comprehensive universal healthcare and vote to return the California Universal Healthcare Act, SB 840, to the Governor for implementation.
  • An unwavering commitment to provide adequate and stable funding of education that supports teachers and promotes student success.
  • Promote and support research to promote the development of clean renewable energy sources and alternatives to the internal combustion engine.
Questions on Issues

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Key Endorsements
  • California Democratic Party and California Democratic Council
  • Los Angeles, Orange, and San Bernardino County Central Committees
  • State Senator Sheila Kuehl, author of California Universal Healthcare Act
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