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Yolo, Napa, Sonoma, Lake, Solano, Colusa Counties, CA June 5, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter Mariko Yamada

Candidate for
Member of the State Assembly; District 4

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: California State Assemblymember
  • Social worker; MSW, University of Southern California, June 1974
  • Yolo County Supervisor, 2003-2008
  • Chair, Assembly Committee on Aging and Long Term Care
  • Chair, Assembly Select Committee on Sustainable and Organic Agriculture
  • 2012 Legislator of the Year, AMVETS
  • 100% Sierra Club and CA Labor Federation
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Home and community-based services for older adults, persons with disabilities, and caregiver supports for both formal and informal providers.
  • Preservation of agriculture, open space, and water resources.
  • Supporting veterans and their families in returning to civilian life.
Questions on Issues

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Key Endorsements
  • California Teachers Association
  • California Nurses Association
  • California Professional Firefighters
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