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Fresno, Madera, Tulare Counties, CA March 2, 2004 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 29; Republican Party Voter Information

You can vote in this contest only if registered in the Republican party, or as "Decline to State" requesting a Republican ballot at your polling location.

Results as of Mar 26 4:14pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (282/282)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Mike Villines 23,012 votes 42.9%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Business Owner
  • Phone: 559-292-2097; Addr: PO Box 606, Fresno, CA 93709; Email:
Chris Paul Mathys Click here for more information about this candidate 16,182 votes 30.2%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Graduated with a certficate in Construction and Business
  • Served in U.S. Army
  • Owner/Founder of Oro of California Financial Services
  • Elected to Fresno City Council and elected as Fresno City Council President in 1998
  • In 2002, founded Valley Taxpayers Coalition
  • Licensed as Real Estate Broker and General Contractor
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Education
  • Worker's Compensation Reform
Mike Briggs 14,496 votes 26.9%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Phone: 559-291-2548; Addr: 3097 Willow #10, Clovis, CA 93612; Email:

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