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Santa Clara County, CA March 2, 2004 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 24; Republican Party Voter Information

You can vote in this contest only if registered in the Republican party, or as "Decline to State" requesting a Republican ballot at your polling location.

Results as of Mar 26 4:14pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (265/265)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Ernest L "Ernie" Konnyu Click here for more information about this candidate 15,262 votes 63.8%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Business Owner/Father
  • Family Tax Consultant
  • Former Member, California Assembly
  • Former Member, U.S. Congress
  • Major, U.S. Air Force (Retired)
  • Director, Audits, National Semiconductor
  • B.S. Business Administration, Ohio State
  • Restore lost jobs
  • Fix the fiscal chaos caused by the Legislature
  • Improve Public Schools
David "Dave" Redick Click here for more information about this candidate 7,067 votes 29.5%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessman/Engineer/Developer
  • 30 years in hi-tech sales and management. Co-founder of venture capital funded data communications carrier in San Jose in 2000
  • BS Engineering, Univ. of Mich.; MBA, Santa Clara Univ.
  • Candidate for US Congress in Calif. Dis. 1 (Sonoma and north) in 1982 and 1984
  • Support and endorsement letter from Ronald Reagan
  • Taxation, economics and Law: Avoid damage to personal and economic activity by repealing or modifying laws that exceed the government's proper role.
  • Education: Improve results by bringing more local choice for teachers, parents and administrators as to curriculum, and which school to attend.
  • Environmment: Avoid damage to air, land, water, flora and fauna, while not violating property rights
Fred Jankowiak 1,629 votes 6.7%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Marketing Consultant
  • Phone: 408-297-7038; Addr: PO Box 26824, San Jose, CA 95159; Email:

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