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Santa Clara County, CA March 7, 2000 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 24

Results as of Apr 10 2:36pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (385/385)

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Rebecca Cohn 37,171 votes 36.8%

  • Party: Democratic (77.2% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Businesswoman/Mother
  • Physical Therapist
  • Improving Our Schools
  • Reducing Traffic
  • Providing Better, More Affordable Health Care
Sue Jackson 21,516 votes 21.3%
  • Party: Republican (43% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Mayor/Businesswoman/Nurse
  • Mayor, Monte Sereno
  • Nurse
  • Businesswoman
  • Education-Improving Our Schools
  • TransportationFight to reduce traffic congestion by fast-tracking improvements to eliminate bottlenecks.
  • Affordable, High-Quality Health Care
Steve Blanton 15,017 votes 14.9%
  • Party: Republican (30% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Mayor/Businessman
  • Phone: 650-949-9120; Addr: 779 Blossom Hill Rd, Los Gatos, CA 95032; Email:
Donna S Courtright 13,526 votes 13.4%
  • Party: Republican (27% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Taxpayer Organization President
  • Planning Analyst for Semiconductor Companies
  • B.A. Southern Methodist University, Foreign Languages and Intl Business
  • Returning local teacher and parental control in Education
  • Fighting against excessive taxation
  • Improving transportation
Steve L Glickman 11,003 votes 10.8%
  • Party: Democratic (22.8% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: School Board Member
  • President, Glickman Technology, Inc.
  • Volunteer Teacher, Computer Science, Gr. 6,7,8
  • Asst. Professor, UCLA/UCSF School of Medicine
  • Santa Clara County Juvenile Justice Commission
  • Ph.D., Physics, Syracuse University
  • Single Parent
  • Education
  • Health care
  • Justice
Ray Strong 2,863 votes 2.8%
  • Party: Libertarian (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Computer Scientist
  • Community resident since 1976
  • Ph. D. in Mathematics
  • Same major computer co. employer 32 years
  • Husband and father
  • Taught at Stanford and UC Santa Cruz
  • Libertarian Party member since 1972
  • Stop financing projects by bonds that leave our children to pay the bill
  • Control crime -- keep guns legal
  • Support Medical Marijuana -- end insane war on drugs

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