California Online Voter Guide 2000 - A Project of the California Voter Foundation
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Susan Davis (D)

US House of Representatives, District 49

These statements are shown exactly as they appeared at in November 2000

Susan Davis on the Economy

"Davis believes that, in times of prosperity, federal budget surpluses should be allocated for debt reduction, Social Security preservation, health and education. She also favors helping families and businesses through targeted tax cuts for child care, post-secondary education, and small business growth.

Davis advocates providing low interest loans and tax credits for starting, expanding, or relocating businesses."

Susan Davis on Education

"In the California State Assembly,

  • Susan Davis has authored legislation to reduce eighth grade class sizes to 20.
  • Davis authored legislation to reward nationally certified teachers for demonstrated teaching skills and to raise minimum standards for retaining teachers.
  • Davis opposes school voucher plans and supports using finite taxpayer dollars to fund public schools which educate 90% of America's children."

Susan Davis on the Environment

"Davis' top environmental priorities include improving the quality of our air and water, keeping our beaches clean and safe, and teaching environmental education to students and decision makers."

Susan Davis on Transportation

"Davis supports transportation systems which integrate roads, transit, open spaces, bike paths and sidewalks."

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