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San Diego County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
State Senator; District 39 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 1:02pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (1021/1021)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Dede Alpert 160,834 votes 56.3%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: State Senator
  • Rated as State Senator with most integrity by the California Journal, 2000
  • Named "Senator of the Year" by the California School Boards Association, 1998, and the California State University Alumni Council, 1999..
  • Served on the Solana Beach School Board for seven years.
  • Served in the State Assembly for six years.
  • Currently Chair of the Senate Committee on Education.
  • Continuing to improve the performance of our public schools.
  • Preserving our coastline.
  • Making our neighborhoods safe.
Larry Stirling 112,454 votes 39.4%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Superior Court Judge, County of San Diego
  • Califonia State Senator for San Diego
  • California Assemblyman for San Diego
  • San Diego City Council
  • SDSU Graduate
  • Fix our public schools
  • Keep our communities safe
  • Reduce traffic congestion
Rusty Nichols 6,474 votes 2.3%
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Research Attorney
  • former Legal Analyst, LEXIS Publishing
  • former Legal Representative, Farmworker Education and Legal Defense Fund
  • Volunteer Attorney, ACLU
  • Volunteer Attorney, Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund
  • Promote Civil Liberties
  • Decrease and/or Repeal Taxes
  • Limit the Power, Authority, and Influence of Government
Stuart Knoles 5,973 votes 2%
  • Party: Natural Law
  • Occupation: Educator

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