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Los Angeles County, CA March 7, 2000 Election
State Senator; District 27

Results as of Apr 10 2:36pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (517/517)

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Betty Karnette 95,527 votes 56.7%

  • Party: Democratic (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: State Senator
  • Phone: 562-997-0794; Addr: PO Box 496, Long Beach, CA 90801; Email:
Marilyn Lyon 73,052 votes 43.3%
  • Party: Republican (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: City Councilmember & Businesswoman, Lyon & Associates
  • Mayor and Councilwoman of Rancho Palos Verdes
  • Governor's Appointee to Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Board
  • Chairman, Peninsula Law Enforcement Committee
  • Governor's Appointee to State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors as the Consumer Representative
  • Past Director, Palos Verdes Peninsula Transit Authority
  • Corporate Chairman for 1999 America's Walk for Diabetes, South Bay area
  • Insure each and every child who graduates from a California school can read, write and speak English
  • Remove drugs and troublemakers from the classroom
  • Keep our drinking water safe and clean

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