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Sacramento, San Joaquin County, CA March 7, 2000 Election
United States Representative; District 11

Results as of Apr 10 2:36pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (545/545)

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Richard W. Pombo 87,160 votes 61.1%

  • Party: Republican (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Rancher
Tom Y. Santos 30,817 votes 21.6%
  • Party: Democratic (61.7% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Independent Businessman/Accountant
  • Phone: 916-601-5873; Addr: 5050 Laguna Blvd., #397, Elk Grove, CA 95758; Email:
Robert L. Figueroa 19,152 votes 13.5%
  • Party: Democratic (38.3% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Mortgage Consultant
  • Born: August 29, 1957; Wife: Rosemarie; Child: Dorothy Marie-age 9
  • Education: San Francisco Community College 1975-1979 (part-time)
  • Business: (1983-1991) Figueroa's Antiques; Manufacturing Custom Furniture, Antique Restoration, Retail Sale
  • Business: Roda Inc. (1989-present) Family-owned Residential Mortgages, Real Estate Sales
  • Our economy needs to be freed from the shackles of the Federal Reserve Bank's slow, limited growth policy.
  • We need a tax code that doesn't manipulate cash flow in our economy, not filled with Wall Street financial gimmicks.
  • A trade policy that doesn't leave the Central Valley with too many fast food restaurants and no automobile manufacturers.
Kathryn A. Russow 3,273 votes 2.2%
  • Party: Libertarian (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Office Assistant
  • Phone: 209-472-9368; Addr: 1962 Pontelli Court, Stockton, CA 95207; Email:
Jon A. Kurey 2,388 votes 1.6%
  • Party: Natural Law (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Registered Nurse

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