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Alameda, Santa Clara County, CA March 7, 2000 Election
United States Representative; District 13

Results as of Apr 10 2:36pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (456/456)

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Fortney Pete Stark 77,905 votes 68.8%

  • Party: Democratic (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: United States Congressman
  • Graduate MIT (B.S.) & Cal Berkeley (M.B.A.)
  • Served in U.S. Air Force
  • Former Banker & CEO
  • Active in Peace, Environment, Human Rights, Women's and Children's Issues
  • Preserve Medicare and Social Security
  • Insure Patients' Rights to Quality Medical Care
  • Improve our Public Education System
James R. "Jim" Goetz 22,488 votes 19.9%
  • Party: Republican (74.5% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Aerospace Software Engineer
  • Phone: 408-742-0949; Addr: 34155 Siward Dr., Fremont, CA 94555; Email:
Saundra Duffy 7,736 votes 6.8%
  • Party: Republican (25.5% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Sign Language Interpreter
  • Not a lawyer; not wealthy; not a politician.
  • A.A.S. Degree from community college.
  • Your average citizen.
  • Tax relief for our working families. This is my top priority.
  • All issues are women's issues; anything less is insulting!
  • Pro choice on the gun issue. Freedom is my favorite word.
Howard Mora 2,421 votes 2.1%
  • Party: Libertarian (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Software Engineering Manager
  • Working in Software Development for 6 years
  • Bachelor's Degree from Duke University
  • Master's Degree from University of Southern California
  • End the insane War on Drugs
  • Free working people from the Income Tax
  • Ensure law-abiding citizens can protect themselves and their families
Timothy R. Hoehner 1,400 votes 1.2%
  • Party: Natural Law (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Stress Management Teacher
Don J. Grundmann 1,373 votes 1.2%
  • Party: American Independent (100% of votes in party)
  • Occupation: Doctor of Chiropractic
  • Phone: 510-895-6789; Addr: 425 E. Merle Court, San Leandro, CA 94577; Email:

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