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Imperial, Riverside, San Diego Counties, CA March 7, 2000 Election
State Senator; District 37

Results as of Apr 10 2:36pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (648/648)

Candidates (Vote for 1)

Jim Battin 114,423 votes 58.7%

  • Party: Republican (84.6% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: State Legislator/Businessman
  • Phone: 760-341-5788; Addr: PO Box 1071, Palm Desert, CA 92261; Email:
Sedalia L. Sanders 52,177 votes 26.8%
  • Party: Democratic (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Medical Lab Technician
  • Phone: 760-352-2689; Addr: 349 Eucalyptus Ave., El Centro, CA 92243; Email:
Mark Watton 20,964 votes 10.7%
  • Party: Republican (15.4% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Member, Otay Water District Board of Directors
Donna Tello 7,434 votes 3.8%
  • Party: Libertarian (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Tax Accountant

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