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Los Angeles County, CA March 7, 2000 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 42

Results as of Apr 10 2:36pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (289/289)

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Paul Koretz 31,555 votes 34.5%

  • Party: Democratic (43.8% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: City Councilman
  • Phone: 310-860-1425; Addr: PO Box 691062, West Hollywood, CA 90069; Email:
Amanda F. Susskind 28,622 votes 31.3%
  • Party: Democratic (39.7% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: City Attorney
  • Public finance and school finance lawyer
  • Former Senior Deputy County Counsel, Los Angeles County
  • Member, Leadership Council, Women Against Gun Violence
  • Member, LA County Housing Commission
  • Former Chair, LA County Parks Commission
  • Boardmember and Violinist, Culver City-Westchester Symphony Orchestra
  • Protect environmental resources, encourage preservation and conservation
  • Work towards universal health care, access to affordable and quality health care coverage
  • Reverse the decline in public education, from early childhood through higher education
Douglas Cleon Taylor 12,341 votes 13.5%
  • Party: Republican (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Airline Manager/Paralegal
  • Phone: 818-981-3028; Addr: PO Box 300, Riverside, CA 91423; Email:
Daniel J. Stone 11,974 votes 13.1%
  • Party: Democratic (16.5% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Medical Doctor/Educator
  • Associate Medical Director, Cedars-Sinai Medical Group
  • Asst. Clincal Professor of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine
  • MBA, Pepperdine University
  • Masters in Public Health, UCLA
  • Member, Stephen S. Wise Temple
  • Born and raised in Los Angeles
  • Improve access to healthcare/HMO reform
  • Reform and accountability in education
  • Enhance public safety
Sara Amir 3,637 votes 4%
  • Party: Green (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Environmental Scientist
  • Phone: 323-654-2058; Addr: PO Box 691932, West Hollywood, CA 90069; Email:
Mark Allen Selzer 2,701 votes 2.9%
  • Party: Libertarian (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • Born in Glendale
  • Currently the Chairman of the Central Los Angeles Libertarian Party
  • Hosts Cable TV Show "Libertarian Alternative", Tuesdays at 8:30 p.m. on Media One Cable
  • Freedom on all issues, political or financial
  • End the racist, insane and barbaric War on Drugs. It is immoral and inaffective.
  • Repeal all taxes affecting the poor, first such as the sales tax. Then the rest.
Ivka Adam 686 votes .7%
  • Party: Natural Law (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: UCLA Student
  • Economics Undergraduate
  • Label genetically-modified foods.
  • Promote preventative health care.
  • Promote higher national education standards and the practical means to achieve them.

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