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California State Government June 6, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Steve Westly

Candidate for
Governor; Democratic Party

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Controller of the State of California
  • Elected Member, Democratic National Committee
  • Senior Vice President, eBay
  • Office of Economic Development, City of SanJose
  • Teacher, Stanford Business School
  • Department of Energy, Carter Administration
  • Vice Chair, California Democratic Party
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Public education is my number-one priority. I'm running for Governor to reinvent public education.
  • I also care passionately about the environment, and have a plan to reduce our dependence on foreign oil and fully complying with the Kyoto Treaty.
  • On health care, we need to expand coverage through a system of increased state coverage and employer mandates.
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Key Endorsements
  • Sierra Club
  • California National Organization of Women
  • California Police Chiefs
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Position Papers
Clean Coast Initative
California's coastline is our most treasured resource. To keep our oceans, beaches, and waterways healthy, Steve Westly has developed his Clean Coast Initiative.
K-12 Education
California's prosperity depends on a world-class public education system. That's why our schools will be Steve's top priority as Governor.
Free Community College
To expand opportunity, Steve will make community college free for all Californians.
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