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Los Angeles County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 49 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 3 10:07pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (217/217)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Edwin "Ed" Chau Click here for more information about this candidate 64,791 votes 56.4%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Educator/Business Owner
  • Small Business Owner
  • Former Computer Engineer
  • Former Judge Pro Tem
  • Education
  • Jobs & Economy
  • Budget & Finance
Matthew Lin Click here for more information about this candidate 50,153 votes 43.6%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Surgeon/Business Owner
  • Former Mayor of San Marino
  • Completed Orthopedic Residency and Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University
  • Founded the Pacific Orthopedic Medical Center
  • Formed the AHMC Cancer Center in Monterey Park in 2011
  • Former Chief of Staff at Garfield Medical Center (GMC)
  • Led over 20 international relief efforts to disaster areas in Asia, Latin America and Africa.
  • Rebuild the Economy
  • Protect education funding from budget cuts
  • Improve access to Health Care

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