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LWV League of Women Voters of California
San Mateo County, CA March 5, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter Gina Papan

Candidate for
Member; California State Assembly; District 19; Democratic Party

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Deputy Attorney General
  • Deputy Director, Office of Criminal Justice Planning
  • Director, John's Closet - "Outfitting for Learning," San Mateo County
  • Boardmember, San Francisco Women Lawyer's Alliance
  • Volunteer, Planned Parenthood Golden Gate
  • JD, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
  • BA, University of California at Santa Barbara
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Improve education: recruit, train and retain more teachers; increase counselors and after school programs; renovate and modernize our aging schools.
  • Invest in smart growth: commit to developing infrastructure to promote sustainable growth while preserving our natural resources.
  • Enhance community livability: increase the amount of accessible housing and relieve congestion by promoting transit-oriented development.
Key Endorsements
  • U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein
  • U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer
  • Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi
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