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Orange County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
United States Representative; District 47 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 1:02pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (652/652)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Christopher Cox 181,365 votes 65.7%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: U.S. Representative
  • Phone: 949-756-2244; Addr: One Newport Place, Suite 420, Newport Beach, CA 92660; Email:
John Graham 83,186 votes 30.1%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Professor at the Graduate School of Management, UCI
  • Author of four books on international marketing and international business negotiations
  • Professor at the USC School of Business (1979-1989)
  • PhD, UC Berkeley (1976-1980)
  • Market Analyst, Solar Turbines division of Caterpillar Tractors (1975-1976)
  • Officer, U.S. Navy Underwater Demolition Teams (1970-1974)
  • Sixth generation Californian, married, four kids (ages 11-30)
  • Investing in Education -- higher pay for teachers and adding a 10th month to the school year
  • Campaign Reform -- campaigning primarily via the Internet, no TV ads
  • Foreign Policy -- promote peace through trade
David F. Nolan 8,081 votes 2.9%
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Author/Inventor
  • Founder of the Libertarian Party, 1971
  • Creator of the "Nolan Chart"
  • Listed in "2,000 Leading Intellectuals of the 20th Century"
  • End the "War on Drugs"
  • Protect our right to keep and use firearms
  • Fight all attempts to tax commerce on the Internet
Iris Adam 3,769 votes 1.3% Priorities:
  • Label genetically-modified foods.
  • Promote preventative health care.
  • Promote higher national education standards and the practical means to achieve them.

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