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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election
Ballot and voting information for Alameda County.
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Central Committee, Assembly District 20Republican Party of Alameda CountyJune 7, 2016California Primary Election

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June 7, 2016California Primary Election

Republican Party of Alameda CountyCentral Committee, Assembly District 20

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Steve Cho

Retired Systems Analyst
6,623 votes (15.08%)Winning
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Jeff Wang

Educator/Business Owner
6,155 votes (14.01%)Winning
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Alison A. Hayden

Educator/Business Owner
4,829 votes (10.99%)Winning
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  • Secure public safety
  • Stimulate economic opportunities and job growth
  • Ensure educational excellence
Profession:Educator/Business Owner
Email aahayden@hotmail.com
Appointed Member, Central Committee
4,790 votes (10.9%)Winning
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  • Expand the party.
  • Help local candidates.
Profession:Chairman - Union City Human Relations Commission
Research/Finance Administrator, UC Berkeley (2010current)
Central Committee Member, Alameda County Republican Party — Appointed position (2012current)
Chairman - Human Relations Commission, Union City Human Relations Commission — Appointed position (2010current)
Treasurer - Finance Committee Chair, Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center (TVHC) — Appointed position (2014current)
Accounting Assistant, Sundberg, Martinelli, Novy & Ward CPA (20082008)
Network Manager, Blue Shield of California (20042008)
Office Manager, Design Within Reach (20012004)
CSU, East Bay MBA, Business Administration (2011)
CSU, Hayward BA, Political Science (2000)
CERT Member, Union City Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) (2013current)
Committee Member, Itliong/Vera Cruz Dedication Ceremony Committee (20152015)

I am a single father to my ten year old daughter, Monica. I was born in Hayward and raised in Union City’s Decoto District by my grandparents who taught me their respected values learned during the Depression and WWII. Work values they learned laboring in the fields, canneries and manufacturing plants.

I graduated from James Logan High in 1989 and was on the inaugural Forensics team led by Tommie Lindsey.  I am a product of our state college system. I attended Chabot College and CSU Hayward, eventually earning my MBA.

I serve as the Chairperson of the Union City Human Relations Commission and a proud member of the Board of Directors for Tiburcio Vazquez Health Center.

I believe in creating more quality jobs for Californians that want them. I want businesses to start and expand in California without leaving the state. Our jobs need to start in CA and stay in CA!

I want our educational system to be first rate again. Not fall behind Alabama and Mississippi. We owe our children and their children a better future. Together we can make the change.

We should help those less fortunate, and give them the skills and resources needed to help themselves.

I believe in small, limited government. I believe that we should help our fellow man to become self-sufficient. We should not make them dependent on the government.

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Lawrence R. Blair

Member, Central Committee, 20th Assembly District
4,671 votes (10.63%)Winning
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Julie A. Eckroat

Appointed Incumbent
4,528 votes (10.31%)Winning
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Penelope Koutoulas

Small Business Owner
4,427 votes (10.08%)
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  • Restoring conservative values in the Republican party of Alameda County.
  • Promoting conservative issues such individual freedoms, gun rights, lower taxes, and traditional family values.
  • Holding elected Republicans accountable to the GOP platform and to voters who deserve representation from their elected officials.
Profession:Small business owner
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Santiago A. Gonzalez

Safety Manager
4,416 votes (10.05%)
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Phyllis M. Couper

Appointed Incumbent
3,199 votes (7.28%)
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