This is an archive of a past election.
See for current information.
LWV logo League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
Smart Voter logo
Santa Clara County, CA March 2, 2004 Election
Republican Party County Central Committee; County of Santa Clara; Supervisorial District 5 Voter Information

2 Year Term.

You can vote in this contest only if registered in the Republican party. "Decline to State" party voters may not vote for this contest.

Results as of March 26 4:29pm, 100.00%% of Precincts Reporting (239/239)
Candidates (Vote for 6)
Click on highlighted name for additional information supplied by candidate. Contact non-highlighted candidates and encourage them to provide information for voters.

Andy Foster Click here for more information about this candidate 11,690 votes 13.81%

  • Occupation: Business Executive
  • Co-Chairman, Santa Clara County Bush-Cheney 2004
  • Bush White House Official (1989-1992)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor of Illinois (1995-1998)
  • Campaign Manager for Governor of Illinois (1994)
  • Executive Director, Illinois Republican Party (1992-1993)
  • Married, Two Children
  • Strengthen and raise the visibility of the Republican Party in Santa Clara County
  • Increase the number of registered Republicans in Santa Clara County
  • Help identify and support candidates for local office
Bob Burnett 11,654 votes 13.77%
  • Occupation: Emergency Physician
Louis E. Becker Click here for more information about this candidate 11,533 votes 13.62%
  • Occupation: Retired Business Executive
  • MS Civil Engineering
  • Former Los Altos City Council Member
  • Former Los Altos Mayor
  • Member of Los Altos School District Citizen's Advisory Committee for Finance
  • Past Member of Valley Water Commission
  • Past Representative to Association of Bay Area Governments
  • Expand Republican base through registration
  • Build an effective neighborhood precinct organization
  • Develop a strong volunteer infrastructure
D. JoAnn Barr Click here for more information about this candidate 10,966 votes 12.95%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Businesswoman
  • Serving 2nd term as Secretary of Central Committee
  • Many years in Republican Women, Federated, as local President and continue serving on the Board
  • Sunnyvale Chamber of Commerce Director 1987-1993
  • Common sense approach to Central Committee
  • Elect Republicans
  • Re-elect President Bush
Kay Young Click here for more information about this candidate 10,678 votes 12.61%
  • Occupation: Appointed Incumbent
  • Small Business Owner - Personal Development
  • Professional Events Coordinator
  • Lecturer & Consultant
  • Church and Spiritual Leader
  • President, West Valley Republican Women, 1999-2001
  • Married, Two Sons, Two Grandchildren
  • Support Basic Republican Principles
  • Increase Republican Voter Registration
  • Encourage Republican Activism
Williams Keen "Keen" Butcher Click here for more information about this candidate 10,659 votes 12.59%
  • Occupation: Appointed Incumbent
  • Princeton University, BA
  • Wharton School, MBA
  • JMP Securities, Banking
  • Bank of America, Banking
  • Fairmeadow PTA, School Board Liaison
  • United Way, Golden Gateway
  • Increase Republican registration in SC County
  • Grow Republican Precinct network in SC County
  • Elect more qualified Republicans
Richard Treakle Click here for more information about this candidate 9,306 votes 10.99%
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Commercial-industrial real estate developer and investor for thirty years in Santa Clara County.
  • Board of Directors Capitol Resource Institute
  • Experienced in school & civic affairs.
  • BA in Economics
  • Married with two sons
  • Preserve the ideals of the Republican Party Platform.
  • Encourage more grass roots involvement in the Party.
  • Increase Republican voter registration.
Roger Riffenburgh Click here for more information about this candidate 8,178 votes 9.66%
  • Occupation: Businessman/Teacher
  • M.S., School of Engineering, Stanford University
  • Former Software Engineer
  • Long-time campaign volunteer
  • Former Vice-Chair, Republican County Committee
  • Elect Republican candidates
  • Increase Republican Party communication with its constituencies
  • Seek accountability through reporting on performance measures

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

Santa Clara Co. Republican Central Comm. Webpage
Suggest a link related to this contest
Links to sources outside of Smart Voter are provided for information only and do not imply endorsement.

Home (Ballot Lookup) || About Smart Voter || Feedback

Created: May 4, 2004 14:44 PDT
Smart Voter   <>
Copyright © League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
The League of Women Voters neither supports nor opposes candidates for public office or political parties.