This is an archive of a past election.
See for current information.
LWV logo League of Women Voters of California
Smart Voter logo
Contra Costa, Solano County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
United States Representative; District 7 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 1:02pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (559/559)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
Click on a candidate name for more information.

George Miller 159,692 votes 76.5%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: U. S. Congressman
  • attorney
  • Improve Education - Raise Teacher Quality
  • Protect the Environment - Preserve Open Space
  • Create Jobs and Ensure a Safe Workplace
Christopher A. "Chris" Hoffman 44,154 votes 21.2%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Educator, Community Relations Manager
  • BA, MA UC Berkeley; Cert., Defense Language Institute
  • Combat Veteran, USMC (Desert Storm)
  • Current Chairman, Bay Point Municipal Advisory Council
  • Improve Transportation -- Neglect of heavy rail, light rail, and Tri-Delta Transit must end.
  • Rationalize Foreign Policy -- America cannot continue to operate as the world's police force.
  • Extend Civil Rights -- all American citizens must enjoy their right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Martin Sproul 4,943 votes 2.3%
  • Party: Natural Law
  • Occupation: Attorney/Educator
  • BA degree, Harvard College
  • JD degree, University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law
  • Graduate of the Certificate Program of the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Meditation Instructor and Lecturer on Intellectual History
  • Reform the electoral process. Implement ways to reform campaign finance and correct the excessive influence of money in politics.
  • Promote natural, prevention-oriented solutions to national problems, including the areas of health, agriculture, crime, drugs, energy, and defense.
  • Develop the greatest untapped resource: the inner potential of the individual. Liberty & pursuit of happiness should not be forgotten political ideals

Basic candidate data supplied by the Secretary of State. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
  Official Information

Secretary of State

StateWide DataBase Nonpartisan Information

League of Women Voters

Project Vote-Smart
  • On all candidates - Browse the page to find list of candidates for District 7. Then find Biographies, Campaign Finances, Issue Positions (NPAT, Special Interest Groups, Voting Records where available.
  • About the incumbent - Washington and local contact info (including websites), personal info, committees, ratings

KQED/FM 88.5 Forum

Campaign Finance Data

Center for Responsive Politics

Suggest a link related to this contest
Links to sources outside of Smart Voter are provided for information only and do not imply endorsement.

Home (Ballot Lookup) || About Smart Voter || Feedback

Created: January 25, 2001 02:40
Smart Voter 2000 <>
Copyright © 2000 League of Women Voters of California Education Fund.
The League of Women Voters neither supports nor opposes candidates for public office or political parties.