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Santa Clara County, CA June 3, 2008 Election
Member, Democratic Party County Central Committee; County of Santa Clara; State Assembly District 23 Voter Information

2 Year Term.

This contest will only appear on Democratic party ballots.

Results as of Jun 25 1:31pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (209/209)
Candidates (Vote for 6)
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David Parker 9,829 votes 12.12%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Xavier E. Campos 9,315 votes 11.49%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Javier Gonzalez 9,067 votes 11.18%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: District Representative
Claudia Shope Click here for more information about this candidate 7,902 votes 9.74%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Community Consultant
  • JD-Santa Clara University
  • BA-Boston University
  • Santa Clara County Personnel Board Member
  • Alternate for Santa Clara County Democratic Central Committee
  • Member for Democratic Activists for Women Now
  • South Bay Labor Council Delegate
  • Oppose anti-choice candidates and legislation in order to protect a woman's right to choose
  • Support pro-worker candidates to promote better living conditions for all working people
  • Work to protect a safe and clean environment
Omar Torres 7,887 votes 9.73%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Community Organizer
Tom Cochran 7,757 votes 9.57%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Senior Financial Consultant
Jonathan Padilla 7,727 votes 9.53%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: College Student
James Kim 7,637 votes 9.42%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Stephen T. "Tim" Quigley, Jr. Click here for more information about this candidate 7,140 votes 8.80%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Nonprofit Executive Director
  • Retired Naval Officer and Aviator, Viet Nam Veteran
  • Base Commander, NAS Moffett Field
  • BS Engineering US Naval Academy
  • Senior Officials in National Security, JFK School of Government, Harvard University
  • President, Course 79, NATO Defense College
  • President, Pacific Skyline Chapter, Boy Scouts of America
  • achieving a compassionate immigration policy which legalizes all current undocumented neighbors who are in good standing in the community
  • achieving universal health care
  • promoting broader party diversity
Andres Quintero 6,833 votes 8.43%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Community Relations Manager

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Santa Clara Co. Democratic Party
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