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{{tnr}}'''Esteban Garces''' is a 2011 [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011#District 2|District 2]] of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Esteban Garces''' was a 2011 [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011#District 2|District 2]] of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].  
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
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Garces is running in the 2011 election for [[Virginia House of Delegates]] District 2.  He won the Democratic caucus and is opposed by [[Mark Dudenhefer]] in the November 8 general election.
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Garces ran in the 2011 election for [[Virginia House of Delegates]] District 2.  He won the Democratic caucus and was defeated by [[Mark Dudenhefer]] (R) in the November 8 general election.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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|Chamber= Virginia House of Delegates, District 2 General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|winner1 = Mark Dudenhefer
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|votes1 = 5767
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|candidate2 = Esteban Garces
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|votes2 = 4507
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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Garces' website lists the following:
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*'''Traffic
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Excerpt: "We need a funding stream dedicated to transportation and mass transit solutions that is flexible and to prioritize spending on high impact traffic problems such as those that created by the opening of BRAC buildings."
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*'''Foreclosure
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Excerpt: "Foreclosures are inevitable, but Virginia can do better. Banks are required to provide already overburdened families with only a 14 day notice prior to banks foreclosing on their homes.  The standard notice should be no less than 45 days.  Families deserve ample time to make alternative living arrangements. We also need to adopt a mediation program that allow the borrowers the opportunity to meet with the lenders for the purpose of creating a mutually amicable environment."
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*'''Education
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Excerpt: "Our school system’s funding suffers from our economy’s ups and downs.  We continue to use an outdated funding formula that disproportionately benefits certain school systems.  The formula must be updated to provide adequate and more stable funding and provide a more reliable forecast of how much funding schools can expect."
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==Personal==
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Garces has a wife, Jennifer.
  
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://estebangarces.com/ Campaign website]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=134665 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.facebook.com/pages/Garces-for-Delegate/236292886384114 Esteban Garces on Facebook]
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* [http://twitter.com/#!/CandidateGarces/ Esteban Garces on Twitter]
  
 
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Revision as of 20:11, 27 December 2012

Esteban Garces
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Esteban Garces was a 2011 Democratic candidate for District 2 of the Virginia House of Delegates.

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Garces ran in the 2011 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 2. He won the Democratic caucus and was defeated by Mark Dudenhefer (R) in the November 8 general election.[1]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 2 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark Dudenhefer 56.1% 5,767
     Democratic Esteban Garces 43.9% 4,507
Total Votes 10,274

Issues

Campaign themes

Garces' website lists the following:

  • Traffic

Excerpt: "We need a funding stream dedicated to transportation and mass transit solutions that is flexible and to prioritize spending on high impact traffic problems such as those that created by the opening of BRAC buildings."

  • Foreclosure

Excerpt: "Foreclosures are inevitable, but Virginia can do better. Banks are required to provide already overburdened families with only a 14 day notice prior to banks foreclosing on their homes. The standard notice should be no less than 45 days. Families deserve ample time to make alternative living arrangements. We also need to adopt a mediation program that allow the borrowers the opportunity to meet with the lenders for the purpose of creating a mutually amicable environment."

  • Education

Excerpt: "Our school system’s funding suffers from our economy’s ups and downs. We continue to use an outdated funding formula that disproportionately benefits certain school systems. The formula must be updated to provide adequate and more stable funding and provide a more reliable forecast of how much funding schools can expect."

Personal

Garces has a wife, Jennifer.

External links

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