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Orange County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
United States Representative; District 47 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 14 11:14am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (264/264)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Loretta Sanchez 41,282 votes 60.9%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: United States Representative
  • Phone: 714-839-4431; Addr: 604 S. Harbor Blvd., Santa Ana, CA 92704; Email:
Jeff Chavez 23,662 votes 34.9%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Founder; Dispense Sourse Inc.
  • Founder; Foothill Fire Safety Co.
  • Founder; Home Healthcare Direct
  • Founder; Center for Community Excellence
  • 2001 Bridgegate Award winner
  • Volunteer in various youth programs such as the Boy Scouts of America, as a wrestling coach and church youth leader.
  • Protection of Family, Life, and Liberty
  • Quality Education With True Accountability
  • Lower Taxes and Smaller Government
Paul Marsden 2,871 votes 4.2%
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: WEBSITE:
  • BA - Geography, California State University, Fullerton
  • Elected, Libertarian Central Committee, 1st District
  • Member, Toastmasters International
  • Tie congressional salaries to the salaries of the people being represented
  • Eliminate lucrative, taxpayer-funded congressional pension plans
  • Prohibit congressional access to taxpayer-funded medical care
Kenneth M. Valenzuela Fisher (Write-in)
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter) Michael J. Monge (Write-in)
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Phone: 949-861-0372; Addr: 25671 Le Parc, #56, Lake Forest, CA 92630; Email:

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