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San Francisco County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Member; California State Assembly; District 13 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 14 11:14am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (361/361)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Mark Leno 89,500 votes 81.5%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: San Francisco County Supervisor
  • Small Business Owner
  • Affordable Housing
  • Accessible, Affrodable Health Care
  • Alernative Energy Sources
Gail E. Neira 15,222 votes 13.9%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessowner/Corporation Director
  • Ethnic relations marketing & news publisher
  • Nation's first Hispanic-American woman news publisher-owner
  • Nation's first Hispanic-American woman who served as a public affairs attache for an Asian embassy in the '70's
  • Nation's first & youngest Hispanic-American Republican major campaign co-chair
  • San francisco's first Hispanic-American woman with social and cultural diverse civic volunteerism
  • San Francisco Republican Party's first and only major leadership activist
  • To advocate reform policies/legislation to pare down government spending before raising taxes or issuing bonds to support sundry projects.
  • To make a higher level of literacy, math, global & American history, & science the utmost priority in California.
  • To facilitate more affordable health services for resident taxpayers below middle class incomes.
Christopher R. Maden 5,107 votes 4.6%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • Phone: 415-504-8677; Addr: 1202A Stanyan Street, San Francisco, CA 94117; Email:

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  • About the Candidates - Browse the page to find the link for Assembly District 13. Then find Biography, Campaign Finances, Issue Positions (NPAT), Special Interest Groups, and Voting Record where available.
News and Analysis

S.F. considers growing its own Ballot measure will ask city to cultivate pot for medicinal use
San Francisco Chronicle 07/23/02
Candidate Mark Leno Drafts a Local SF Measure
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