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Josh Becker

Menlo Park entrepreneur hopes to ride his networking skills to victory in the Assembly race

by Sean Howell

Menlo Park venture capitalist and social entrepreneur Josh Becker is stressing his networking abilities in campaigning for the California Assembly, saying that the 21st District needs someone who can unite disparate groups of people to rally for change. In the months before the Democratic primary, his main challenge is likely to lie in convincing voters that those abilities would serve him well in public office.

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Almanac Staff Writer Sean Howell can be e-mailed at showell@almanacnews.com. Weekly Staff Writer Gennady Sheyner contributed to this report.

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