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Amador, El Dorado, Sacramento, San Joaquin Counties, CA March 5, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter Ken Cooley

Candidate for
Member; California State Assembly; District 10; Democratic Party

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Legal Counsel
  • Graduate of U.C. Berkeley (1977)
  • Graduate of University of the Pacific's McGeorge School of Law.(1984)
  • Former California Assembly Chief Counsel for Banks and Insurance.(1988-91)
  • Former Chief of Staff to Assemblyman Lou Papan (1977-1985)
  • Special Projects Counsel, State Farm Insurance (1991 to current)
  • Member, Rand Institute for Civil Justice, Insurance Advisory Committee
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Improvement of educational opportunities, including for children in low and moderate income neighborhoods in the 10th A.D.
  • A key issue I will support and work for is local economic development, including jobs, to support young families and youth entering adulthood.
  • Getting the state back on a sound fiscal footing that focuses on building the future instead of paying for the past (as in electrical deregulation)
Key Endorsements
  • Former State Senator Patrick Johnston of San Joaquin County
  • Marcelino Martinez, Chair, San Joaquin County Democratic Central Committee
  • Assemblyman Louis J. Papan
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