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San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz Counties, CA November 4, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Brian Holtz

Candidate for
United States Representative; District 14

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Engineer/Author/Father
  • Software Engineer, Yahoo! Inc.
  • Secretary, 2008 Libertarian Party Platform Committee
  • Director, Purissima Hills Water District
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Divest the federal government of all programs and functions not authorized by the Article I Section 8 powers of Congress
  • Market-based protection of the environment & ecosystems through a Green Tax Shift
  • Reverse the socialization of the education, retirement savings, healthcare, and mortgage industries
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Questions on Issues

The League of Women Voters of California asked questions on the issues of all candidates for this office.
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Key Endorsements
  • Libertarian Party of California
  • Libertarian Party of Santa Clara County
Position Papers
A Bailout Hair Of The Moral Hazard Dog That Bit You
Government caused the mortgage crisis, and the bailout perpetuates the problem.
Tax Bads and Untax Goods With a Green Tax Shift
Santa Clara U. economist Fred Foldvary has written an article that is the best thing I've ever read on public policy. Period.
Vote By Your Principles, Not By Habit
Let's explore the infamous "Wasted Vote Syndrome".
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