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San Diego County, CA June 5, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter Patricia Ann "Pat" Washington

Candidate for
Member of the State Assembly; District 79

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Educator
  • Parent/Child Advocate, San Diego Unified School District Harold J. Ballard Parent Center, Project Ujima
  • Lecturer, U.C. San Diego; Assistant Professor, SDSU; Visiting Instructor, University of Missouri-Columbia; , Graduate Teaching Fellow, SUNY Binghamton
  • B.A., Criminal Justice, Old Dominion University, M.A., Humanities (Women's Studies Emphasis), and Ph.D., Sociology
  • Governor Gray Davis Commendation for Service to the Community and SDSU
  • Special Congressional Recognition, Outstanding and Invaluable Service to the Community
  • President's Award for Community Service, San Diego Branch, NAACP
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Jobs: I would like the state to allocate resources and encourage colleges and businesses to work together, training workers in high-growth industries.
  • Education: I know first-hand the opportunities provided by a good education and I want to provide access to affordable, quality education for all.
  • Health Care: We need comprehensive reform to ensure that everyone, regardless of health care need or income level, has access to affordable coverage.
Questions on Issues

The League of Women Voters of California Education Fund asked questions on the issues of all candidates for this office.
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Key Endorsements
  • San Diego Democratic Women's Club
  • Democracy for America
  • National Military Women Veterans Association of America
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