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Orange County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Council Member; City of Rancho Santa Margarita; 4 Year Term Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (31/31)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Gary Thompson 6,796 votes 34.9%

  • Occupation: City Council Member
  • Board Member- El Toro Reuse Planning Authority
  • Board Member- Orange County Public Library Advisory Board
  • Member- Resolutions Committee, OC Division, League of California Cities
  • Member- Santa Margarita Water District Citizen's Advisory Board
  • Co-Founder-Rancho Santa Margarita Cityhood Committee
  • Former Vice-President, SAMLARC Board of Directors
  • Continue support of a fiscally responsible managed city, representing all residents and businesses it serves.
  • Support contiued high level of law enforcement, expanding youth and senior activities, development of the inter-generational community center.
  • Continue opposition to a commercial airport at El Toro, and any proposed freeway through Trabuco Canyon.
Neil C. Blais 6,378 votes 32.7%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: City Council Member
James M. "Jim" Thor 6,308 votes 32.4%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: City Councilmember, Realtor

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Created: December 6, 2002 12:36 PST
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