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Orange, San Diego County, CA March 2, 2004 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 73; Republican Party Voter Information

You can vote in this contest only if registered in the Republican party, or as "Decline to State" requesting a Republican ballot at your polling location.

Results as of Mar 26 4:14pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (269/269)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Mimi Walters 21,385 votes 41.8%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Councilwoman/Small Businesswoman
  • Phone: 949-716-3400; Addr: 23976 Aliso Creek Rd., Laguna Niguel, CA 92677; Email:
Jim Gibson Click here for more information about this candidate 14,922 votes 29.2%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Hi-Tech Businessowner/Former Marine Captain
  • Former United States Marine Corps Captain
  • Owner/President, Nova Voice and Data Systems
  • Trustee, Vista Unified School District
  • Protect Taxpayers
  • Reform Education
  • Oppose Illegal Immigration
Thomas W. "Tom" Wilson Click here for more information about this candidate 14,897 votes 29%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: County Supervisor
  • Former City Councilman, Laguna Niguel
  • Former Mayor, Laguna Niguel
  • Support businesss--reform workers' comp, lower taxes, discourage businesses from leaving state
  • Resolve state budget crisis
  • Public Safety

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The League of Women Voters of California has asked all candidates for this office to respond to 4 questions on Budget Crisis, Education, Water, and Health Insurance.

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  • About the Candidates - Click on "Assembly", then browse the next page to find the candidates with "District seeking" for 73. Then find Biography, Campaign Finances, Issue Positions (NPAT), Special Interest Groups, and Voting Record where available.

Candidate Forum for candidates running in the 70th and 73rd Assembly Districts, will be held on February 11, 2004 at Mission Viejo High School, 25025 Chrisanta Drive (LaPaz exit off the 5 freeway) Mission Viejo, CA from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. If you have questions, or would like further information contact: Mike Kilbourn (714) 402-0870 or email:
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