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Merced, San Joaquin, Stanislaus Counties, CA November 7, 2006 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 17 Voter Information

2 Year Term. Salary: $113,098

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Results as of Nov 14 5:08pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (334/334)
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Cathleen Galgiani 43,367 votes 59.1%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Higher Education Consultant
Gerard "Gerry" Machado Click here for more information about this candidate 30,113 votes 40.9%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Commissioner, San Joaquin County Local Agency Formation Commission
  • Board President, Tracy Unified School District
  • Making the Politicians in Sacramento Live Within Their Means when it comes to the Budget
  • Build, Repair, and Maintain a quality transportation, water and energy infrastructure in California
  • Protecting our citizens angainst criminals whether they be Sexual Predators, White Collar, or Illigal Immigrants

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