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Steve Collett

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Steve Collett
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Candidate for
U.S. House, California, District 33
Bachelor'sColorado College, 1976
Master'sUniversity of Southern California, 1981
ProfessionPresident, Collett & Company, Incorporated, Certified Public Accountants
Campaign website
Steve Collett was a 2012 Libertarian candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 33rd Congressional District of California.


Campaign themes


Collett's campaign website listed the following issues:[1]

  • Economy
Excerpt: "Our economy is suffocating from decades of massive deficit spending on programs which do more harm than good."
  • Taxation
Excerpt: "I am a Certified Public Accountant with a Master's in Business Taxation. I have spent a career helping people and businesses minimize their tax liabilities."
  • Defense & Foreign Policy
Excerpt: "History teaches that there is no substitute for military strength in maintaining a strong defense. Our economic strength and way of life requires a military second to none."
  • Drug Policy Reform
Excerpt: "Drug prohibition has created illicit markets, empowered gangs, terrorists and drug cartels, resulted in widespread violations of our rights against search and seizure, resulted in massive corruption, overburdened our criminal justice system and contributed to the highest incarceration rate on earth."
  • Civil Liberties
Excerpt: "As a Libertarian, I support civil liberties including minority rights, gay rights and gay marriage, women’s rights, immigrant rights, prisoner rights, civil rights and the Bill of Rights."



See also: California's 33rd Congressional District elections, 2012

Collett ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent California's 33rd District. He was defeated in the open primary on June 5, 2012.[2][3]

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