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San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
United States Representative; District 22 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 1:02pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (595/595)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Lois Capps 119,247 votes 52.6%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Representative In Congress, 22nd District
  • School Nurse
  • Teacher
  • Director of the Santa Barbara County Teenage Pregnacy and Parenting Project
  • Director of the Parent and Child Enrichment Center
  • Health Care
  • Education
  • The Economy and Taxes
Michael B. Stoker 101,866 votes 44.9%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Attorney
  • Chairman, Agricultural Labor Relations Board, 1995-1999
  • Santa Barbara County Supervisor, 1986-1994, "Most Valuable Official in County Government in America" 1993
  • Chairman, Air Pollution Control District
  • Member, Tri-Counties Area Agency for Aging
  • 1992 Central Coast Seniors Commission "Public Officer of the Year"
  • Majority Counsel, United States Congress, 1995
  • Improving Education
  • Reducing the National Debt
  • Preserving Social Security
Richard D. "Dick" Porter 2,285 votes 1%
  • Party: Reform
  • Occupation: Educational Research Consultant
Joe Furcinite 1,853 votes .8%
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Property Manager
  • End the drug war.
  • Repeal Gun Control laws.
  • Eliminate the income tax and the IRS.
J. Carlos Aguirre 1,694 votes .7%
  • Party: Natural Law
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Phone: 714-258-7678; Addr: 237 Shorebreaker Drive, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677; Email:

Basic candidate data supplied by the Secretary of State. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
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