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Sacramento County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 9 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 1:02pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (298/298)
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Darrell Steinberg 75,953 votes 70.2%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: California State Assemblymember
  • Phone: 916-319-2009; Addr: California State Capitol, Room 2176, Sacramento, CA 95814; Email:
Charles Hargrave 24,572 votes 22.8%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Financial Loan Officer
Jan Louis Bergeron 5,698 votes 5.2%
  • Party: Green
  • Occupation: Tax Program Technician
  • Hiked Grand Canyon
  • B.A., Psychology, Granola (AKA Sonoma) State University
  • Received 3 state merit awards with a 4th approved pending implementation
  • Won second prize in the late Suttertown News' poetry contest for government employees with my poem, "I Know Why They Hate Us."
  • I was featured in an article in the Jan/Feb 1999 issue of the Multinational Monitor magazine, "Commercialism Outrage: Sacramento: City for Sale."
  • I was asked by Sacramento mayoral candidate Julie Padilla for an endorsement, which I gladly gave.
  • 1) Reduce the cost of campaigns by reducing the cost of radio and TV advertising without spending public money - see issue paper #1.
  • 2) Restructure the way California pays for local and state government and education, infusing the revenue structure with Green principles.
  • 3) Enact a single-payor universal healthcare system that includes mental health care, focussing on preventive health.
Bruce B. Saunders 2,012 votes 1.8%
  • Party: Natural Law
  • Occupation: Accounting Systems Analyst

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