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LaDoris Cordell reflects on four years of City Council service
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on Dec 4, 2007
LaDoris Cordell didn't think she'd make it through her first two years on the Palo Alto City Council. Recovering from unanticipated back surgery when she was elected in November 2003, Cordell had to campaign to change state law to allow her -- a Stanford University employee -- to serve on the council. After her soul line-dancing inauguration, Cordell then found herself the only new member on a council that was deeply divided -- even "dysfunctional," she said.
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