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San Diego County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Member; California State Assembly; District 77 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 14 11:14am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (418/418)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Jay La Suer 70,191 votes 66.5%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: State Assemblyman
  • San Diego County Undersheriff, retired
  • State budget shortfall
  • Water
  • Taxes
Sarah Lowery 30,221 votes 28.6%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Retired Office Manager
  • 3rd generation Native San Diegan; 4th generation Native Californian
  • Began working in a tuna packing plant and ended up a branch supervisor of a County office.
  • Pro-Union: values good living wages, equality & justice for all. Retired in 1994, was a dues-paying member of HERE & SEIU.
  • 2001 Lifetime Achievement Award - SD County Dem. Party
  • Founder: Jimmy Carter Democratic Club
  • Good Government must reach as many people as possible, spending our taxes wisely to benefit everyone.
  • A First Rate Education for every California child
  • Lowering senior citizens' health care costs.
Virgil "Randy" Hall, II 5,235 votes 4.9%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Independent Businessman
  • Phone: 619-227-2960; Addr: 628 W. Washington Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92020; Email:

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