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Alameda County, CA November 4, 2003 Election
Council Member; City of Livermore Voter Information

Results as of Dec 19 3:04pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (42/42)
(8 Writein Votes 0.0%)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Lorraine Dietrich Click here for more information about this candidate 7,055 votes 26.1%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Bachelors degree, Political Science
  • Masters degree, Sociology
  • Assure Livermore's economic health while continuing downtown revitalization
  • Address neighborhood traffic and safety issues
  • Present a balanced plan for well-managed growth to Livermore voters
Marjorie R. Leider 6,938 votes 25.7% Tom Bramell Click here for more information about this candidate 6,413 votes 23.7%
  • Occupation: Retired Fire Chief
  • BA Business Management
  • Member Livermore Chamber of Commerce
  • Member Livermore Rotary
  • Past Vice-President Livermore Main Street
  • Member Livermore Heritage Guild
  • Assure a general plan that creates permanent open space, while balancing housing opportunities for our citizens.
  • I will work hard to make BART a reality for Livermore.
  • I will lobby our legislators to equalize school finances to close the funding gap!
Barbara Hickman Click here for more information about this candidate 4,623 votes 17.1%
  • Occupation: Author/publisher
  • M.S. Speech Communication
  • Vice Chairman Design Review Committee
  • Attends 90% of Council and Planning Meetings
  • Livermore resident for 38 years
  • Host of TV's "Grassroots Issues"
  • Strong enough to stand alone!
  • Creating a bond measure for the performing arts center
  • Delaying major development north of Livermore
  • Increase the percentage of affordable housing in Livermore
Karen Pope (withdrawn) 1,981 votes 7.3%
  • Occupation: Education volunteer/mother

Basic candidate data supplied by the applicable elections official. All candidates have been invited to supply additional information to Smart Voter. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.

Livermore-Amador Valley League of Women Voters Candidates' forum, 9/26/03 from 7:00 - 8:10 pm at 3575 Pacific Avenue, Livermore, CA 94550.

The taped forums will be shown on Channel 26 at 8 pm and 11:30 pm October 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15th. On the 13th and the 15th it will also be shown at 6 am and 8 am.
News and Analysis

9/26/03 by Bonita Brewer, Valley Times Livermore candidate drops out of race-

10/26/03 by Bonita Brewer Livermore election has high stakes for growth-

10/26/03 by Mike White Leider leads pack of hopefuls in funds raised for council race-
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