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Alameda County, CA June 3, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Mario Juarez

Candidate for
Council Member; City of Oakland; Council District 5

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • Grew up in the Fruitvale attending OUSD Schools
  • Located business in the heart of District 5
  • Member of Oakland's Workforce Investment Board
  • Former Oakland Parks and Recreation Commissioner
  • Employ 60 agents and 6 support staff
  • Youth organizer for the Spanish Speaking Citizens Foundation & La Clinica de la Raza when young
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Public Safety by expanding CADET Program for home grown officers
  • Positive Support of Youth & Education through partnership with OUSD & Peralta Colleges
  • Affordable Housing through innovative loan buy-down program
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Questions on Issues

The the League of Women Voters of Oakland asked questions on the issues of all candidates for this office.
Read the answers from Mario Juarez
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Key Endorsements
  • Democratic Party
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - largest in Oakland
  • Oakland Education Association (teachers)
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Position Papers
Public Safety My #1 Priority
Public Safety must become a priority in District 5. Our crime challenges must be addressed to fully realize Oakland's tremendous potential.
Education and Youth
Our youth are our future. We must do everything in our power to ensure that they are set along a positive path and are well prepared to thrive adn prosper.
Community Well Being and Environment
Every resident in District 5 deserves direct accessibility and constituent responsiveness, a beautiful and nurturing environment and clean, healthy surroundings.
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