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LWV League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
Santa Clara County, CA November 2, 2004 Election
 Smart Voter Rod Diridon

Candidate for
City Clerk; City of Santa Clara

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Santa Clara City Council Member
  • Founder and Chair, Campaign Finance Reform Committee
  • Founding Member, Ethics Ordinance Committee
  • Co-Chair, 1997 Santa Clara Unified School District Bond Measure
  • Attended local public schools with a degree in Political Science from SJSU
  • Sierra Club, Life Member
  • Founder and Chair of the Downtown Revitalization Committee
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Top Priorities if Elected
    • Stability and accountability: Rod will ensure the proper administration of the office and maintain open and unbiased access to government.
    • Saving Taxpayer Dollars: Rod will work with the Auditing team to look for ways to eliminate government waste.
    • Good Government: Rod will fully implement the recommendations of the Ethics Ordinance and Campaign Finance Reform Committees.
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Key Endorsements
  • The entire Santa Clara City Council and Mayor
  • Santa Clara Firefighters and Police Officers Associations
  • John Vasconcellos, Elaine and Al Alquist, and Larry Stone
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Position Papers
The Diridon Plan
The top priorities for the City Clerk should be to ensure transparency in government and public access to information, oversee the audit system to reduce government waste, and implement election cycles and good-government policies to build public trust.
Why Diridon for Clerk?
City Clerk is more than just a job, it is an elected post that involves public trust.
Our Unique Opportunity
We have a unique opportunity in our town to set the standard for good government.
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