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State of California (Butte, Shasta, Nevada, Tehama, Siskiyou, Placer, Lassen, Plumas, Modoc, Sierra, Glenn Counties) November 6, 2012 Election
United States Representative; District 1 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 3 10:07pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (748/748)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Doug La Malfa 165,125 votes 57.3%

Jim Reed Click here for more information about this candidate 123,241 votes 42.7%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Small Businessman / Attorney
  • Nichols, Catterton, Downing & Reed
  • BS degree Electrical Engineering - UC Berkeley
  • JD degree - San Francisco Law School
  • MS degree - Taxation Golden Gate University
  • Protect and preserve Social Security and Medicare, for current recipients and for future generations, without resorting to privatization or vouchers.
  • Close tax loopholes for the rich without raising marginal income tax rates on small businesses, family farms or individuals earning less than $250,000
  • Conserve Northern California's water and natural resources while building a healthier agricultural economy that protects and promotes family farms.

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  • Redding
    1st Congressional District Candidates
    Hosted and moderated by the LWV Redding area.
    Thursday, October 4, 2012 -- 6:00 - 7:30 pm
    Redding Library Community Room
    1100 Parkview Avenue, Redding
  • Chico
    1st Congressional District & 4th State Senate District Candidates
    Hosted by LWV Butte County & Chico Enterprise-Record
    Thursday, October 25, 2012 -- 7 pm
    Chico City Council Chambers
    421 Main Street, Chico
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