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Orange County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
Council Member; City of Laguna Hills Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 17 1:45pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (21/21)
32.8% Voter Turnout (1,133,204/1,683,001)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Andrew Blount Click here for more information about this candidate 5,679 votes 27.3%

  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • Develop a more flourishing business environment
  • Reform city management compensation
  • Address the tied billing scheme of our water districts
Dore Gilbert, M.D. LTC USAR Click here for more information about this candidate 4,980 votes 24.0%
  • Occupation: Physician/Army Reservist
  • USC Medical School 1975
  • Liutenant Colonel, USAR, Served in Afghanistan 2011
  • Elected 7 terms Saddleback Valley Unified Board of Education
  • Endorsed by State Senator Mimi Walters, Assemblyman Don Wagner, Supervisor Pat Bates, DA Tony Rackaukas, Lincoln Club of Orange County
  • Transparent governance regarding budgets, compensations, negotiations
  • Conservative fiscal expenditures focused on fire, safety, traffic, parks/recreation
  • business friendly environment encouraging businesses to locate in Laguna Hills to provide jobs, opportunity and revenue for our citizens
Bill Hunt Click here for more information about this candidate 4,857 votes 23.4%
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Support Local Business
  • Public Safety
Raghu P. Mathur Click here for more information about this candidate 4,287 votes 20.6%
  • Occupation: University Administrator/Educator
  • Chancellor, South Orange County Community College District for 9 years. Managed budgets of half-a-billion dollars
  • President, Irvine Valley College for 5 years
  • Elected Member, Board of Trustees, Saddleback Valley Unified School District for 9 years
  • Doctorate Degree in Leadership/Management
  • Graduate of Management Institute at Harvard University
  • Lecturer on Leadership at Oxford University, England
  • Adjustment of city management compensation; No increase in any fees or taxes
  • Increase in public safety; Recruitment, support and retention of businesses
  • Implementation of transparency, accountability and ethics at City Hall
AJ Djowharzadeh Click here for more information about this candidate 970 votes 4.7%
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner ( Manufacturer's Representative )
  • Resident of Laguna Hills- 19 years
  • Specialist, CA State Military Reserve
  • Chemical Engineering-Bachelor of Science University of Oklahoma
  • Author of " The Hot Diet" Published by Thomas Nelson
  • Eliminate extreme administrative/management costs and compensations
  • Adjust the pensions of the city employees and contractors
  • Make Laguna Hills the safest city in Orange County

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