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Write-in candidate for sheriff gets 997 votes

Original post made on Jun 19, 2014

The votes are in. Deputy Sheriff Juan Lopez received 997 votes in his campaign to unseat incumbent Sheriff Greg Munks in the June 3 election. Mr. Lopez received 1.43 percent of the total, according to a report from the San Mateo County Elections Office.

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Posted by Chris
a resident of Portola Valley: Central Portola Valley
on Jun 19, 2014 at 4:38 pm

"He arrived at the Elections Office after it had closed." Hmm, he doesn't sound on the ball. I want a sheriff who acts in an efficient and timely manner. Poor organization just doesn't instill confidence.

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Posted by wowzers
a resident of another community
on Jun 19, 2014 at 4:42 pm

"The dog ate my homework" guy gets 1.43%.

About the same I got when I used that excuse.

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Posted by SteveC
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jun 19, 2014 at 5:58 pm

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arrived after the election office closed, not on the ball!! endorsed by a looser to be a looser.

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Posted by Menlo Voter
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jun 19, 2014 at 6:09 pm

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that would be loser not "looser."

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Posted by David
a resident of Menlo Park: Stanford Hills
on Jun 20, 2014 at 8:42 pm

Still, Munk is no monk.

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