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Alameda County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
Mayor; City of Fremont Voter Information

Results as of Nov 25 10:26am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (96/96)
(261 Total Write-In Votes 0.38%)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Robert "Bob" Wasserman Click here for more information about this candidate 28461 votes 41.86%

  • Occupation: Mayor, City of Fremont
  • Former Member, Fremont City Council
  • Retired Fremont Chief of Police
  • Masters in Public Administration
  • Korean War Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Enhance our Neighborhood Safety
  • Strengthening Our Economy and Creating Jobs
  • Creating an Environmentally Sustainable Fremont
Steve Cho Click here for more information about this candidate 22474 votes 33.05%
  • Occupation: Councilmember, Business Owner
  • BA, Math, Washington Univ, St Louis, Mo
  • MS, Computer Science, USC, Los Angeles
  • Elected to City Council, 2000 and re-elected in 2004
  • Chair, League of Calif Cities, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus
  • President, Citizens for Better Community (1999 and 2006)
  • Appointed to Fremont Planning Commission (1998)
  • Public Safety - Reduce and Prevent Crime
  • Economic Development - Provide proactive leadership
  • Education - Establish joint task force with council members and FUSD Board members
Gus Morrison Click here for more information about this candidate 14167 votes 20.84%
  • Occupation: Local Government Consultant
  • Fremont Mayor
  • Alameda County Congestion Management Agency
  • Metropolitan Transportation Commission
  • US Conference of Mayors Advisory Board
  • BART to San Jose Policy Advisory Committee
  • Founding member, Committee to Preserve the Hills
  • Fiscal Accountability
  • The City Council's positions on growth and development, including the A's proposal
  • Improving the local economy especially in the older, established neighborhoods
Paul Reeder 2633 votes 3.87%
  • Occupation: Businessman

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