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State of California (Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Shasta, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, Yuba Counties) November 4, 2008 Election
United States Representative; District 2 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 26 1:08pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (602/602)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Wally Herger Click here for more information about this candidate 145,194 votes 57.9%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Congressman/Rancher/Businessman
  • A.A. American River College
  • Ca. State Assembly 1980-1986
  • Married, Wife Pamela, 9Children 8 Living
  • U.S. Representative 1987-Present
  • National Defense/Homeland Security-Fighting the War on Terror and keeping the homeland secure
  • Continued economic growth in Northern California
  • Immigration Reform-We must secure our border and rein-in illegal immigration while also providing for a legal temporary worker program
Jeff Morris Click here for more information about this candidate 105,990 votes 42.1%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Trinity County Supervisor
  • Businessman / Entrepreneur
  • Economy - Focus on "Green Collar" jobs, Sustainable Forestry & Agriculture, Expand Rural High Speed Internet Backbone & Capacity
  • Education - Rework and/or repeal No Child Left Behind to attain realistic measurements for rural education that enhance opportunities for all students
  • Health Care - Health Care For All should be our rallying cry while we move towards that system on a regional level

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  • About the Candidates - Browse the page to find the line(s) for US House 2. Then find Biography, Campaign Finances, Issue Positions (NPAT), Special Interest Groups, and Voting Record where available.
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Candidate Forums

  • Date: Thurs., Oct 9, 2008
    Time: 7 - 9 PM
    Place: Chico City Council Chambers, 421 Main Street, Chico
    Panel: Chico Enterprise-Record ; Chico News & Review; KCHO
    Sponsor: League of Women Voters of Butte County
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