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Tom Legan

Republican

Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-1986 Republican SD-12 71464 Loss
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: January 19, 1943
Married: Nico

1982-1989: Member, Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors

  • In 1987, the five members of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors were sentenced to 10 days in jail for failing to provide additional jail cells to ease overcrowdingprison. The five Supervisors were Rod Diridon, Dianne McKenna, Zoe Lofgren, Suzanne Wilson and Tom Legan.

Source: "Officials Sentenced in Jail Case", New York Times (3/17/1987)

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