Gavin Newsom
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"Gavin Christopher Newsom" is an American politician. He is the List of lieutenant governors of California/49th and current lieutenant governor of California, after being elected in 2010. In 2003, he was elected the 42nd Mayor of San Francisco, the city’s youngest in a hundred years. Newsom was re-elected in San Francisco mayoral election, 2007/2007 with 72 percent of the vote. In 2010, a Samepoint study named Newsom the Most Social Mayor in America’s largest one hundred cities.

In 1996 San Francisco mayor Willie Brown (politician)/Willie Brown appointed Newsom to serve on the city’s Parking and Traffic Commission, and then as a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors/board of supervisors the following year. Newsom drew voter attention with his San Francisco Proposition N (2002)/Care Not Cash program, designed to move homeless people into city-assisted care.

Newsom graduated from Redwood High School (Larkspur, California)/Redwood High School and Santa Clara University. He has co-founded 11 businesses, 10 in which family friend Gordon Getty has been an investor.

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