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Los Angeles County, CA March 4, 2003 Election
Council Member; City of Los Angeles; District 10 Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Deron E. Williams 7433 votes 39.4%

  • Occupation: Councilmember's Chief Deputy
Martin Ludlow 4908 votes 26.0%
  • Occupation: District Director/Educator
Roderick "Rod" Wright 2112 votes 11.2%
  • Occupation: Assemblymember, State of California
  • California State Assemblymember
  • A Past President, New Frontier Democratic Club
  • Former Chair of the Assembly Committe of Utilities & COmmerce
  • Former Chari of the California Legislative Black Caucus
  • Bachelor's Degree, Urban Studies, Pepperdine University, Student Body President
  • Former Deputy to local City Councilman David Cunningham
  • Public Safety
  • Increase Property Value
  • Increase Hone Ownership
Madison Shockley, II 2034 votes 10.8%
  • Occupation: Minister/Educator/Writer
  • NAACP/Los Angeles, Board Member
  • Love is Feeding Everyone, Board Member
  • Americans for Democratic Action, Board Member
  • Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, Board Member
  • Camino Nuevo Charter Academy, Governing Board Member
  • New Visions Foundation, Program Director
  • Better city services
  • Police reform
  • Housing trust fund
Leo Terrell 2007 votes 10.6%
  • Occupation: Lawyer-Educator
John Caldwell 271 votes 1.4%
  • Occupation: Attorney/Activist
Reggie Jones-Sawyer (Withdrawn) 112 votes 0.6%
  • Occupation: Division Manager, City of Los Angeles

Basic candidate data supplied by the applicable elections official. All candidates have been invited to supply additional information to Smart Voter. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
  Official Information

Map of Council District 10

Candidate/Campaign Treasurer Contact Info (all Council Districts) from the L.A. City Ethics Commission
Touchscreen Voting

Registered voters in this district may choose to vote EARLY using touchscreen equipment during the period from February 18 to February 28. Touchscreens will be located at City Hall and in 15 Public Libraries.

For detailed information including an on-line demonstration in flash format, see the website of the L.A. City Clerk Office - Election Division or phone 888/873-1000 (toll free)
Candidate Forums

February 13, 5:00-9:00pm
2615 Ellendale Place
Sponsor: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter
Info: Wilma Wells, 310/670-4767;
Marie Dudley, 323/778-7208

KPCC's "Talk of the City" with Kitty Felde
Click here and scroll down to February 20 for a radio forum sponsored by Baldwin Village Community in Action

February 26, 7:00-9:00 pm
Hamilton High School
2955 So. Robertson Bl., near the #10 freeway
Sponsors: South Robertson Neighborhood Council, P.I.C.O. Neighborhoods Council, Crestview Neighborhood Assn., Beverlywood Homeowners Assn., Workmen's Circle
Info: Terry Schonwald, 310 836 0644; Suzanne Laff, 310 447 7212
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