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Alameda County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter Jane Brunner

Candidate for
City Attorney; City of Oakland

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Attorney/Councilmember
  • Practicing Civil Rights and Labor Attorney for over 20 years
  • Oakland City Councilmember for over 15 years
  • JD from the University of California Hastings College of the Law
  • City of Oakland Representative to the Association of Bay Area Governments
  • Negotiations leader for the Oakland Army Base Development which will produce over 4,800 jobs and $1 billion in revenue for Oakland over 10 years
  • Initiator of the Oakland Business Assistance Center, used by over 4,800 businesses
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Cut Waste: Cut the cost of the City Attorney's Office, saving Oakland's budget millions per year
  • Improve Efficiency: Limit the use of outside attorneys, increase staff productivity, settle lawsuits only when appropriate and litigate when necessary
  • Take an Activist Approach: Address senior abuse, predatory lending, foreclosures, workers' rights, and unnecessary business regulations
Questions on Issues

The League of Women Voters of Oakland asked questions on the issues of all candidates for this office.
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Key Endorsements
  • Sandré Swanson, Assemblymember, California State Assemby, 16th District
  • Oakland Police Officer's Association
  • International Association of Firefighters, Local 55
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