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San Francisco County, CA March 5, 2002 Election
Member; California State Assembly; District 13; Republican Party Voter Information

Results as of Apr 10 12:24pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (376/376)
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Gail E. Neira 4,404 votes 55.8%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessowner/Corporation Director
  • Ethnic relations marketing & news publisher
  • Nation's first Hispanic-American woman news publisher-owner
  • Nation's first Hispanic-American woman who served as a public affairs attache for an Asian embassy in the '70's
  • Nation's first & youngest Hispanic-American Republican major campaign co-chair
  • San francisco's first Hispanic-American woman with social and cultural diverse civic volunteerism
  • San Francisco Republican Party's first and only major leadership activist
  • To advocate reform policies/legislation to pare down government spending before raising taxes or issuing bonds to support sundry projects.
  • To make a higher level of literacy, math, global & American history, & science the utmost priority in California.
  • To facilitate more affordable health services for resident taxpayers below middle class incomes.
Joshua W. "Josh" Kriesel 3,497 votes 44.2%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Scientific Research Manager
  • Ph.D. Scientist
  • Project manager at biotechnology company
  • Bush 2000 volunteer
  • San Francisco Republican Leadership Council co-founder
  • Young Republicans member
  • Education reform through school choice
  • Income tax reduction and tax incentives for high tech businesses involved in alternative energy and fuel sources
  • Bringing two Party politics back to our city by revitalizing the San Francisco Republican Party

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