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Alameda County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Jeff B. Cook

Candidate for
Board Member; Hayward Unified School District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Business Litigation Manager of a Fortune 500 company
  • BS, Organizational Behavior, USF; Paralegal Certification, St. Mary's
  • Former Police Officer, Investigator and Paralegal
  • Father of three graduates of Hayward Unified School District
  • Father, brother and son of school teachers
  • Former President, Hayward Education Community Alliance
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Student safety and academic performance, including major reform of our high schools
  • Ensure delivery of the school improvements promised by our first school bond passed in 45 years
  • Maintain fiscal solvency during the current budget crises caused by the state, while minimizing impact to students (as we did four years ago)
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Key Endorsements
  • I am not accepting endorsements from special interest groups
  • Students are the only special interest I advocate for
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Position Papers
Recent HUSD Accomplishments
We have overcome serious challenges and achieved great successes over the last five years. We need to keep the momentum going and build on it!
Next Steps for HUSD
We have a new and more difficult budget crisis confronting us, which will require difficult additional budget cuts, while trying to maintain our gains and minimize the negative impact to students.
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