Gavin Newsom

Gavin Newsom

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Gavin Christopher Newsom is an American politician who is the 49th and current Lieutenant Governor of California. Previously, he was the Mayor of San Francisco, and was elected in 2003 to succeed Willie Brown, becoming San Francisco's youngest mayor in 100 years. Newsom was re-elected in 2007 with 72 percent of the vote. Newsom graduated from Redwood High School in Larkspur, California, in 1985, and in 1989 from Santa Clara University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. His PlumpJack Wine Shop, founded in 1992, grew into a multimillion-dollar enterprise, and now includes bars, restaurants, and a Lake Tahoe hotel called Squaw Valley Inn. He was first appointed by Willie Brown to serve on San Francisco's Parking and Traffic Commission in 1996, and was appointed the following year as Supervisor. Newsom drew voter attention with his Care Not Cash program, designed to move homeless people into city assisted careshow more

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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Duc
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134939439
  • 9786134939430