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Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz Counties, CA November 7, 2006 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 28 Voter Information

2 Year Term. Salary: $113,098

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Results as of Nov 14 5:08pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (304/304)
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Anna M Caballero Click here for more information about this candidate 32,568 votes 57.9%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Mayor of Salinas
  • Executive Director, Partners for Peace
  • Lawyer, Caballero, Matcham & McCarthy
  • Education: school funding, smaller class sizes, early childhood education
  • Health Care: affordable, accessible basic health care for every Californian
  • Budget: financial stability to ensure that critical public services are maintained
Ignacio Velazquez Click here for more information about this candidate 23,688 votes 42.1%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Business Owner
  • MBA Cal State Hayward
  • B.A. Global Studies, Cal State Monterey Bay
  • Past President Hollister Downtown Association
  • Past President Center for the Arts San Benito County
  • Past President San Benito Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Stopping gangs
  • Education Reform
  • Returning tax dollars to local communities

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Candidates' night for Assembly candidates

  • The Chinese American Citizens Alliance, Chinese Association of Salinas, and the League of Women Voters of the Salinas Valley are sponsoring a candidates' forum for the 28th Assembly District seat. The forum is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at the Confucius Church, One California Street in Salinas. The candidates are Ignacio Velasquez and Anna Caballero. The public is invited to attend.
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