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Rachel Binah owns a bed and breakfast inn on the coast of Mendocino. Ms. Binah is very concerned about protecting the coast from off-shore oil development and ensuring sustained yields in our forests. Although her primary focus is the environment, she is also concerned about the need for services for the frail and elderly because her father has Alzheimer's disease. She chairs the Environmental Caucus for the California Democratic Party. She is a member of the DNC.
Bob Mulholland works as a campaign and media advisor. Since 1991, his job has been working for the Democratic Party. He is a Vietnam veteran who is still active in Vietnam issues. An avowed world traveler, this is his 6th convention.
Mary Ellen Early
Sherman Oaks, CA
Mary Ellen Early has been active for many years in the party. She works as a systems analyst in a hospital in Sherman Oakes.
San Francisco, CA
Agar Jaicks has spent 37 years as TV director for ABC in San Francisco. Presently, he's an elected official of the Democratic National Committee and has been reelected for the next four years.