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State of California June 5, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter Mike S. Strimling

Candidate for
United States Senator

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Consumer Rights Attorney
  • UC BERKELEY Law Degree Boalt Hall, Uof Chicago (Dean's Honor List), U.C. SANTA CRUZ (B.A. honors) only candidate from UC; LA public schools
  • PROGRESSIVE Judge Pro Tem Arbitrator Mediator, complex litigation for individuals, public agencies, companies, homeowner associations & union members.
  • STAFF ATTORNEY FOR APPELLATE & TRIAL COURTS for 5 Years, handling broad variety of civil and criminal matters.
  • U.S.PEACE CORPS Legal Advisor;State Bar Committee on Administration of Justice; San Francisco and Alameda Bar commendations for pro bono work for poor
  • LAW PRACTICE in Superor Courts in 12 California Counties, Federal Courts, US Court of Claims in Washington DC, Courts of Appeal
  • A TRAINED LAWYER who knows class actions, environmental, condemnation, construction, injury, financial, family, probate & civil rights laws
Top Priorities if Elected
  • TAXING THE RICH - return to tax rates on millionaires paid in Eisenhower-Kennedy era, 5 times higher than today -to cure the debt and support Medicare
  • A WEALTH TAX ON THE TOP 1% - all properties and portfolios over $3 million should be taxed until the debt is erased and Social Security funded
  • UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE, EDUCATION, WORKERS RIGHTS. AGAINST FUTILE WAR AND WIRETAPS. Support transit, the environment, privacy, childcare, eldercare.
Key Endorsements
  • Support from Progressive Voters throughout the State
Position Papers
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This is a place on the Senate ballot for you to protest the tax cuts for the rich that have created a country where the top 1% own more than the bottom 90% combined! where the 400 richest Americans own more than the bottom 180 million! where Social Security and Medicare are threatened while candidates like Romney own 4 private residences with elevators for their automobiles.
Universal Rights to Healthcare, Fair Hours and Benefits
Workers and families have right to fair pay, health care, fair hours, time for loved ones and pensions. ADDED BONUS: Mike Strimling's Email from Monday, March 31, 2003, as the Iraq War Started
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