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Alameda County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
Rent Stabilization Board Member; City of Berkeley Voter Information

Results as of Nov 25 10:26am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (103/103)
(790 Total Write-In Votes 0.58%)
Candidates (Vote for 5)
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Nicole Drake 24704 votes 18.19%

  • Occupation: Legislative Aide/Commissioner
Igor Alexander Tregub Click here for more information about this candidate 24489 votes 18.04%
  • Occupation: Labor Commissioner/Engineer
  • Chair, City of Berkeley Commission on Labor
  • Fmr. Senator and City Affairs Advisor, Associated Students of the University of California (ASUC)
  • Member, East Bay Jewish PicnicFest Organizing Committee and Advisor, Berkeley World MusicFest
  • BS Mechanical Engineering/BA Political Science, 2008, UC Berkeley
  • General Engineer, Department of Energy Future Leaders Program
  • Recipient , UC Berkeley Outstanding Student Leader Award (2007) , Cal Alumni Association Leadership Award (2005-2008) for Bridging City-UC Divides
  • Protect tenants and homeowners from foreclosure impacts
  • Expand tenant outreach and education
  • Create seismic retrofit plan not funded on the backs of tenants
Judy E. Shelton 23990 votes 17.67%
  • Occupation: Artist
Jack Harrison 21169 votes 15.59%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Jesse Townley Click here for more information about this candidate 18320 votes 13.49%
  • Occupation: Record Label Manager
  • Chair & Vice Chair, Disaster & Fire Safety Commission
  • Producer, KALX Public Affairs Department
  • Board Member, Independent Arts & Media
  • former Executive Director & Vice President Board of Directors, Easy Does It Disability Assistance non-profit
  • Member, Uprisings Bakery Collective
  • Former Secretary, Alternative Music Foundation (a.k.a. 924 Gilman Street)
  • Comprehensively prepare tenants and landlords for the next earthquake & wildfire, including CERT training & emergency supply caches
  • Ensure cost-effective seismic retrofitting of all rental property, including through the Soft Story Ordinance
  • Expand the greening of all rental units by pushing composting, recycling, and solar power
Clydis Ruth Rogers 14700 votes 10.83%
  • Occupation: Counselor/Case Manager
Taylor Kelly 7615 votes 5.61%
  • Occupation: Personal Assistant

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