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Alameda County, CA March 5, 2002 Election
Supervisor; County of Alameda; District 3 Voter Information

Results as of Apr 2 8:55pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (174/174)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Ralph J. Appezzato 16098 votes 46.3%

  • Occupation: Mayor, City of Alameda
  • Masters Degree, Education - Villanova University
  • Former Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Councilmember, City of Alameda
  • President, City of Alameda Planning Board
  • Vice President, Bank of America
  • Chief Operating Officer, Volunteers of America
  • Housing, to include affordable housing; creating transportation infrastructure and other issues that will promote and enhance economic vitality.
  • Advocating for business development and job creation while promoting harmony with both the business and labor communities.
  • Promoting social programs and awareness, especially for seniors and youth (our two most vulnerable populations).
Alice Lai-Bitker 14818 votes 42.6%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Staff Assistant to Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan
  • Co-Founder of the Association of Chinese Families of the Disabled
  • Co-Founder of the East Bay Alliance for the Mentally Ill
  • Licensed Clincal Social Worker
  • Master's Degree in Social Work, San Francisco State University
  • Chair, Alameda County Board of Supervisors Health Committee
  • Expand Health Care Coverage for Children and Families
  • Develop Early Intervention Programs for Children and Youth
  • Enhance Services and Programs for Seniors
Tony Daysog 3835 votes 11.0%
  • Occupation: City Councilmember
  • public service, 7 years
  • Alameda City Council, 1996-2002
  • Alameda Vice Mayor, 1998-2000
  • Master's degree, City Planning, UC Berkeley
  • Vice Chair, 10-city jobs-to-housing partnership
  • boardmember, SF Bay Area Shakespeare in the Park
  • coordinate existing social programs, so that youth who are enrolled in one program are enrolled in others with similar eligibility
  • the county has failed to enroll 35,000 children in low-cost health programs though these have been in place since 1998: enroll children now
  • promote environmentally-friendly, well-planned growth, to creat jobs, expand opportunities, & generate revenues that pay for county's social services

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League of Women Voters' Candidates' Forum

  • Thursday, Feb. 7 at 7:50 PM, Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room 1, 1 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Oakland CA 94612.
    The tape of this forum will be broadcast on KTOP Cable Channel 10 from 6:30 - 7:15 PM Saturday March 2 and from 10 - 10:45 AM Tuesday, March 5.
  • Thursday, Feb.14 from 7:00 to 9:10 PM, at the Mastic Senior Center, 3195 Santa Clara, Alameda 94501
  • Thursday, Feb. 21 from 7:30 to 9:30 PM, at Harbor Community Center, 3195 McCartney Road on Bay Farm Island, Alameda 94501
  • The public is invited to attend and submit questions for the candidates.
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