Los Angeles County, CA March 7, 2000 Election
Smart Voter Steve Herfert

Candidate for
State Senator; District 29

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Scientist/West Covina Councilmember
  • Party: Democratic
  • Employment: 20 year employee of Southern California Edison.
  • Leadership: West Covina Councilmember 1990-current, Mayor 1995-1996, Human Sevices Commisioner 1988-90.
  • Education: Graduate of Cal Poly Pomona 1977, currently working on teaching credential at Azusa Pacific University.
  • Service: WC Sunrise Rotary, Elks Lodge 1996, WC Beautiful, WC Historical Society, RACOON, WC United, 1st Presbyterian Church of Covina.
  • Family: Married to loving wife Jan, two daughters Jennifer and Melissa.
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Quality of Life Issues - "Congestion, water pollution, and air quality are severe threats to the San Gabriel Valley. We need action now!"
  • Education and Childcare - "My mother recently retired after 35 years of teaching. I know what needs to be done. I support after school programs."
  • Health Care - "I believe in a statewide patients bill of rights. I believe we need to assist Senior Citizens in affordable healthcare."
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Key Endorsements
  • Officially Endorsed At The Convention By The Democratic Party
  • State Senator Hilda Solis, SGV Democratic Team 2000
  • COPE, Teamsters, UAW, IBEW, GCIU and more
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Campaign Contact Information
E-mail: wcherf@aol.com

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