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Humboldt, Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Solano, Sonoma Counties, CA March 5, 2002 Election
State Senator; District 2; Republican Party Voter Information

Results as of Apr 10 12:24pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (828/828)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Peggy Redfearn 24,104 votes 41.5%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • Phone: 707-274-1451; Addr: PO Box 717, Nice, CA 95464; Email:
Stuart L. Posselt 19,436 votes 33.5%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Architect/Project Manager
  • Past Pres. California Congress of Republicans
  • Past Pres. Benicia Chamber of Commerce
  • Delegate to 3 National Conventions
  • Gov. Wilson Appointed Chief Of Admin. Ops., Div. State Architect
  • Elected 3 times to Solano County Republican Central Committee
  • Served on Executive, Resolutions & Volunteer Committees of Calif. Republican Party
  • Reform method of legislative redistricting
  • Inject knowledge based logic into lawmaking and regulations making government more accountable
  • Implement provisions to prevent deficit spending (borrowing against the future)
Dennis Purificacion 14,553 votes 25%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Teacher/Doctoral Candidate
  • Ed.D. (cand) Education-- Expected Dec. 2002
  • M.A. (Moral) Theology-- 2000
  • B.A. Theology w/minor in Philosophy-- 1995 (magna cum laude)
  • Emergency Substitute Teacher's Credential
  • Certificate, Liberal Arts, Ignatius Institute-- 1995
  • Diploma, Milipitas High School (12 yrs. public education)
  • Promote family-friendly policies (traditional values)
  • Educational Reform
  • Promote Social Justice and Constitutional Liberties

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