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Alameda County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Supervisor; County of Alameda; District 3 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 15 4:54pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (164/164)
(234 Writein Votes 0.5%)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Alice Lai-Bitker 35099 votes 71.6%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Staff Assistant to Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan
  • Co-Founder of the Association of Chinese Families of the Disabled
  • Co-Founder of the East Bay Alliance for the Mentally Ill
  • Licensed Clincal Social Worker
  • Master's Degree in Social Work, San Francisco State University
  • Chair, Alameda County Board of Supervisors Health Committee
  • Expand Health Care Coverage for Children and Families
  • Develop Early Intervention Programs for Children and Youth
  • Enhance Services and Programs for Seniors
Ralph J. Appezzato (Deceased) 13714 votes 28.0%
  • Occupation: Mayor, City of Alameda
  • Masters Degree, Education - Villanova University
  • Former Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Councilmember, City of Alameda
  • President, City of Alameda Planning Board
  • Vice President, Bank of America
  • Chief Operating Officer, Volunteers of America
  • Housing, to include affordable housing; creating transportation infrastructure and other issues that will promote and enhance economic vitality.
  • Advocating for business development and job creation while promoting harmony with both the business and labor communities.
  • Promoting social programs and awareness, especially for seniors and youth (our two most vulnerable populations).

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