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Los Angeles County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
Member of the City Council; City of Santa Monica Voter Information

Results as of Nov 28 3:32pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting ( 66/ 66)
Candidates (Vote for 4)
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Michael Feinstein 21,084 votes 18.21%

  • Occupation: City Councilmember/Author
Richard Bloom 19,343 votes 16.70%
  • Occupation: Councilmember/Family Lawyer
Ken Genser 17,596 votes 15.20%
  • Occupation: Councilmember/Mayor/Planner
Herb Katz 14,283 votes 12.33%
  • Occupation: Architect/Planner
Robert J. "Rob" Ross 10,266 votes 8.87%
  • Occupation: Businessman/Educator
  • Educator and Law Professor
  • Prosecutor /Deputy District Attorney
  • Judge Pro Tem of the Municipal Court
  • Los Angeles County Lifeguard
  • Angel Flight Pilot
  • Parent
  • Education
  • Traffic Mitigation
  • Preventin Fiscal Waste
Donna Block 9,015 votes 7.78%
  • Occupation: Product Designer
  • Board member, past Vice President 'Mid-City Neighbors'
  • Santa Monica Neighborhood Council
  • League of Women Voters
  • Secretary SMMUSD Fine Arts Committee
  • Founder, McKinley After Class Enrichment Program (ACE)
  • Co-Founder 'Save Our Playgrounds' Coalition
  • Youth Services: Child Care, Enrichments, Sports and the Arts
  • Upgrading City Services
  • Comprehensive Citywide Parking and Traffic Master Plan
David Cole 6,782 votes 5.86%
  • Occupation: Health Care Administrator
  • Elder Care and Mental Health Professional
  • Past president of Mid-City Neighborhood Group
  • Current V.P. of SMMUSD Council of PTA's
  • Co-Founder of Neighborhood Council
  • Co-Founder of Citizens for School District Reform
  • Co-founder of Save Our Playgrounds
  • Homeless and the suffering on our streets and the effect on the quality of our lives.
  • Traffic and Parking issues and the lack of solutions and Master Plan to deal with these issues.
  • Ongoing and massive over-development and the lack of a Master Plan to deal with the future of our City.
Jerry Rubin 5,006 votes 4.32%
  • Occupation: Peace Activist
  • I am a longtime Santa Monia resident and have been a peace activist for more than 20 years.
  • I live in the Ocean Park area of Santa Monica with my wife Marissa and our two cats Max and Muffin.
  • I am a longtime advocate of maximum public participation and mediative "win-win" solutions.
  • I am a supporter of affordable housing and shopping; rent control; a clean environment; the arts; and more community input.
  • I am a strong advocate for our youth and seniors as well as people with disabilities.
  • I am a strong opposer of fighting, blaming and fingerpointing. I'm a resident-friendly, "get it done" kind of guy.
  • My first order of business if elected (or even if not) is to call for a Santa Monica City "Summit Meeting."
  • I will work diligently to protect renters and to issue more affordable housing and shopping in Santa Monica.
  • I will fully support our seniors and people with disabilities and promote our artists and social service agencies.
Chuck Allord 3,351 votes 2.89%
  • Occupation: Printer
  • Chairperson of Neighbors For A Safer Santa Monica
  • Captain of off-shore sport fishing boats
  • Native of Santa Monica
  • Parking: Stop granting parking variances to buildings & businesses that are knowingly underparked.
  • Homeless: Stop inviting the nations problems to our doorsteps.
  • Traffic: Stop the bonehead traffic calming procedures & move traffic rather than backing up traffic.
Don Gray 3,344 votes 2.89%
  • Occupation: Publisher
  • Director, Pico Neighborhood Association
  • Co-captain, 18th St. Neighborhood Watch
  • Long time resident of Santa Monica
  • Real answers to the real challenges facing us
  • Improving the quality of life for Santa Monica residents
  • More resident say in city decisions
Edward A. Curnel 2,336 votes 2.02%
  • Occupation: Carpenter
Jon Louis Stevens 1,953 votes 1.69%
  • Occupation: Educator/Airline Crewmember
Richard Horner 1,441 votes 1.24%
  • Occupation: Paralegal/Business Broker

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