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Santa Clara County, CA June 6, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Jim Shore

Candidate for
District Attorney; County of Santa Clara

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Deputy District Attorney
  • California Prosecutor's Association, President (2000-2006)
  • Santa Clara County Government Attorneys Association, President (2000-2005)
  • California Juvenile Justice Advisory Commission (2003-2005)
  • San Jose Medical Center Foundation, Current President
  • Walden West Outdoor School Foundation, Founding President
  • City of San Jose Citizen Oversight Committee ($159 Million Public Safety Bond Measure), Vice-Chair
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Passing Jessica's Law so sexual predators are monitored 24 hours
  • Emphasizing prevention to steer kids away from crime and drugs and expanding proven programs to combat elder abuse
  • Stronger management of the office to direct more resources to fighting crime, and an increased focus on ethics
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Questions on Issues

All candidates for this office were asked questions on the issues.
Read the answers from Jim Shore
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Key Endorsements
  • California Assoc. of Hwy Patrolmen; California Assoc. of Police & Sheriffs
  • San Jose, Gilroy, and Milpitas Firefighters
  • Crime Victims United of California
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Position Papers
Monitoring sexual predators with GPS is a worthy expense
Op Ed by Jim Shore, published in San Jose Mercury News on March 15, 2006
It's Time for an Annual Independent Ethics and Standards Review for the District Attorney's Office
Jim Shore will convene a panel of outside experts to perform an independent ethics and standards review and release the report to the public.
Campaign Contact Information

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