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Jerry Estruth


Date Party Office Votes Result
12-12-1995 Democratic CD-15 33051 Loss
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Candidate Biography:

Children: Four. 

1964-1969: United States Peace Corps - Colombia
1974-1977: Treasurer, San Jose Bicentennial Commission
1978-1984: Member, San Jose City Council
1980: Vice Mayor, City of San Jose
1982: Primary Candidate for AD-25 (Lost; 14.3%) 
1985-1995: Board Member, American Cancer Society
1990: Vice Chair, Santa Clara County Earth Day Commission
1992-1995: Treasurer, Planned Parenthood of Santa Clara County
Previous: Founding Chair, Santa Clara Open Space Authority Board
2006: President, Land Trust for Santa Clara County