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Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Sacramento, Solano Counties, CA November 4, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Bill Durston, MD

Candidate for
United States Representative; District 3

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Emergency Physician
  • Decorated Marine Combat Veteran of the Vietnam War
  • Past President, Sacramento Chapter, Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • Past Board Member and Injury Prevention Chair, Ca Chapter American College of Emergency Physicians
  • Past Emergency Department Chief, Emergency Medicine Residency Associate Director
  • Robert Matsui Community Service Award 2007
  • Best Researcher, The Permanente Medical Group, 2002
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Bring our troops home promptly, safely, and honorably from Iraq
  • Provide universal access to high quality, affordable health care for all Americans
  • Replace government controlled by special interests with government of, by, and for the people
Questions on Issues

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Key Endorsements
  • California Labor Federation AFL-CIO
  • California Lt. Governor John Garamendi
  • Progressive Democrats of America
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