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Contra Costa, Alameda County, CA November 4, 2014 Election
 Smart Voter Elizabeth Echols

Candidate for
Member of the State Assembly; District 15

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Former Obama Administration Official
  • President Obama's former Regional Head of the Small Business Administration and Senior Advisor on Clean Tech and Energy Efficiency
  • Director: U.S. Green Building Council N. CA: Passed legislation to protect environment & create jobs
  • OpNet CEO (non-profit): Trained low-income youth to get jobs in tech industry with 80% success rate
  • Clinton White House Official: Developed Internet policy and raised $20 million to close digital divide
  • Former Director of Policy at Google
  • BA, Economics and Political Science, Yale University; JD, Stanford Law School
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Expanding Educational Opportunity
  • Creating Quality Jobs
  • Protecting and Preserving Our Environment
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
  • California Democratic Party
  • Sierra Club of California
  • Senator Loni Hancock, Assemblymember Nancy Skinner
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