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Dede Alpert


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1990 Democratic AD-75 57735 Win
11-03-1992 Democratic AD-78 81819 Win
11-08-1994 Democratic AD-78 63557 Win
11-05-1996 Democratic SD-39 142722 Win
11-07-2000 Democratic SD-39 160834 Win

Candidate Biography:

Deirdre W. Alpert
Born: October 6, 1945 in New York, New York
Married: Michael Alpert (former Chairman of the California Little Hoover Commission)
Daughters: Lehn, Kristin, and Alison

1983-1990: Member, Solana Beach School District Board
2000: Proponent, Proposition 14 [Public Library Construction and Renovation Bond Act of 2000] (Passed: 59%)
2006-2010s: Member, San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

  • LEGISLATION: Author of AB 489 (1998) establishing an address protection program for victims of domestic violence operated by the Secretary of State’s Office.
  • LEGISLATION: Alpert and Kerry Lynn Mazzoni were the authors of SB 2042 (1998), which created the Performance Assessment for California Teachers (PACT) program for credentialing teachers. 
  • In 1991, Alpert was the target of an attempted recall led by Bernabe Barr Urbano Ambrosio, Henry J. Brantingham, Sally Sue Booth, Elaine A. Brantingham, and Littleton W. T. Waller. The recalls failed to qualify for the ballot.
  • In 1994, Alpert was the target of an attempted recalls led by Marian Uzzalino, Joseph M. Giardiello, and 52 others. The recalls failed to qualify for the ballot.

Source: California Blue Book (2000)