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Hamilton County, OH November 2, 2004 Election
Candidates Answer Questions on the Issues
Judge; Court of Common Pleas; Unexpired 6 Year Term Ending 2/11/09

The questions were prepared by the League of Women Voters of the Cincinnati Area and asked of all candidates for this office.

See below for questions on Qualifications, Top Priority, Pressing Issues

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1. What are your qualifications for office?

Answer from Ethna Marie Cooper:

I serve as Judge, Hamilton County Court of Common Pleas. I previously served as a Hamilton County Municipal Court Judge. I value personal responsibility and hold people accountable for their acts by applying the law, fundamental fairness and common sense.

2. How would you implement your top priority?

Answer from Ethna Marie Cooper:


3. What do you see as the two most pressing issues you would address if elected? What plans do you have relative to those issues?

Answer from Ethna Marie Cooper:

1. I want to maintain and enhance the Common Pleas Court's reputation for integrity and fairness and I will do that by continuing to act as an impartial judge who understands the proper conduct required of an elected official
2. I will work to further develop and upgrade Court technology for greater economy and public utilization

Responses to questions asked of each candidate are reproduced as submitted to the League.  Candidates' statements are presented as submitted. The answer must not exceed 75 words. Direct references to opponents are not permitted.

The order of the candidates is random and changes daily.

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