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LWV League of Women Voters of California
Alameda County, CA March 5, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter Dan Siegel

Candidate for
School Director; Oakland Unified School District; District 6

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Trial attorney; Oakland School Board member
  • A.B. Hamilton College (magna cum laude); J.D., U.C. Berkeley, Boalt Hall
  • Partner, Siegel & Yee, Oakland law firm emphasizing civil rights, employment, and business litigation
  • Oakland Housing Authority Commissioner, 1991-2002
  • Greater Oakland YMCA Board of Directors
  • Visiting professor, Mills College, Department of Education
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Implementation of city-wide program to provide Early Childhood Education for all three- and four-year-olds
  • Continued support of Superintendent Dennis Chaconas and district reform strategy
  • Increase teachers' and principals' salaries so we can hire and retain the best educators
Key Endorsements
  • Alameda County Central Labor Council
  • Representative Barbara Lee, U.S. Congress
  • Wilson Riles, Jr., candidate for Mayor of Oakland
Campaign Contact Information

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