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Marin, Sonoma County, CA March 5, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter Mike Martini

Candidate for
United States Representative; District 6; Democratic Party

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Councilmember/Vintner/Businessman
  • Mayor City of Santa Rosa 2000-2002
  • Councilmember, City of Santa Rosa 1996-2000
  • Planning Commission, Santa Rosa 1991-1996
  • BS Georgetown University 1974
  • MS San Francisco State University 1979
  • Owner/VP/CFO Taft Street Winery 1982-Present
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Return Fair Share of Resources to Improve Transportation
  • Correct Inequities in Medicare Reimbursements
  • Increase Federal Investment in Education
Key Endorsements
  • Press Democat
  • Farm Bureau
  • Gary Giacomini, Former Marin County Supervisor
Position Papers
Wine Industry
The wine industry is one of the most prominent segments of the agricultural economy in Sonoma and Marin Counties.
National Economy
The Administration's Stimulus Plan is the wrong package at the wrong time. Our best long-term economic policy is to invest in solid and sustained improvement of our education system.
Key Enviornmental Positions
1) Offshore Oil drilling: Oppose; 2) Drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Reserve: Oppose; 3) Kyoto - international agreement and protocols for reducing Greenhouse Gas emissions: Support
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