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San Francisco County, CA November 2, 2010 Election
Board of Supervisors; San Francisco County; District 8 Voter Information

Ranked choice final/initial votes (details)

Candidates (1 Elected, Rank Your Choices)
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Scott Wiener Click here for more information about this candidate 18239/14813 votes 55.3%

  • Occupation: Deputy City Attorney
  • Chairman, San Francisco Democratic Party
  • Co-Chair, Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club
  • President, Eureka Valley Promotion Association
  • Co-Founder, Castro Community on Patrol
  • Co-Chair, LGBT Community Center
  • Graduate, Harvard Law School and Duke University
  • Reforming Muni and making it work (I am a 13-year daily Muni rider)
  • Public Safety, particularly modernizing the police department
  • Public Health, particularly core priorities like HIV/AIDS and mental health services
Rafael Mandelman Click here for more information about this candidate 14687/12433 votes 44.6%
  • Occupation: Attorney
  • Public law and affordable housing attorney
  • Former Commissioner, San Francisco Board of Appeals
  • Vice-Chair, Democratic County Central Committee
  • Past president, Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club
  • Past president, Noe Valley Democratic Club
  • B.A. Yale, M.P.P. Harvard, J.D. UC Berkeley
  • Managing our current budget crisis to minimize impacts to our weakest and most vulnerable residents (children, the elderly, the sick and disabled)
  • Ensuring that all new development benefits the existing community and meets the city's planning goals;
  • Prioritizing our city's "transit first" policy by increasing investment in public transportation and reforming the MTA.
Rebecca Prozan Click here for more information about this candidate /5872 votes 16.8%
  • Occupation: Assistant District Attorney
  • Assistant District Attorney under District Attorney Kamala D. Harris
  • LGBT and District 8 Liaison under Former Mayor Willie L. Brown, Jr.
  • Recreation and Parks Commissioner
  • Legislative Aide to Supervisor Bevan Dufty
  • Community Organizer
  • Obama Delegate for San Francisco
  • vibrant and safe neighborhoods
  • a reliable MUNI
  • keeping families in San Francisco
Bill Hemenger Click here for more information about this candidate /1802 votes 5.1%
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Head of North American Consulting and Engineering Services, Oracle USA
  • Senior Account Executive, Primus Software
  • Territory Sales Manager, DoubleClick
  • Sales Executive, Platinum Technology
  • Account Representative, Oracle USA
  • Jobs and Business
  • Budget/Fiscal Responsibility
  • Governmental Accountability

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