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November 8, 2005 Election

County Results as of November 17 4:17pm, 100% of Precincts Reporting (87/87)
42.9% Countywide Voter Turnout (20,840/48,599)

Statewide Results as of Nov 23 4:01pm, 100% of Precincts Reporting (17726/17726)
49.1% Statewide Voter Turnout (7,813,919/15,891,482)

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  • School

    Member of the Governing Board; West Hills Community College District; Trustee Area 1Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Nina D. Oxborrow
      6,323 votes 69.5%
    • Michael Frank Jaurena
      2,666 votes 29.3%
    • (115 Total Write-In Votes 1.3%)

    Special Districts

    Director; Home Garden Community Services DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Harold Reed
      88 votes 29.24%
    • Haywood Curry
      75 votes 24.92%
    • Daniel Ruff
      73 votes 24.25%
    • Ike Payne, Jr.
      60 votes 19.93%
    • (5 Total Write-In Votes 1.66%)

    Director; Laguna Irrigation District; Division 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Randy Claborn
      75 votes 69.4%
    • Daniel Conway
      32 votes 29.6%
    • (1 Total Write-In Votes 0.9%)

    State Propositions

    Proposition 73 Waiting Period and Parental Notification Before Termination of Minor's Pregnancy
    Fail: 3,610,475 / 47.3% Yes votes ...... 4,023,840 / 52.7% No votes
    Should the California Constitution be amended to require notification of the parent or legal guardian of an unemancipated, pregnant minor at least 48 hours before performing an abortion on the minor?

    Proposition 74 Public School Teachers. Waiting Period for Permanent Status. Dismissal
    Fail: 3,450,331 / 44.9% Yes votes ...... 4,241,972 / 55.1% No votes
    Should the probationary period for public school teachers be increased from two to five years, and should the process by which school boards can dismiss a permanent certificated employee be modified?

    Proposition 75 Public Employee Union Dues. Restrictions on Political Contributions. Employee Consent Requirement
    Fail: 3,575,521 / 46.5% Yes votes ...... 4,106,481 / 53.5% No votes
    Should public employee unions be required to obtain annual written consent from each member in order to use a portion of that member's dues for political activity?

    Proposition 76 State Spending and School Funding Limits
    Fail: 2,898,836 / 37.8% Yes votes ...... 4,775,219 / 62.2% No votes
    Should Californians make major Constitutional changes to create an additional state spending limit, grant the governor substantial new power to unilaterally reduce state spending, and revise key provisions relating to Proposition 98, school and community college funding, and transportation funding authorized by Proposition 42?

    Proposition 77 Redistricting. Initiative Constitutional Amendment
    Fail: 3,073,346 / 40.3% Yes votes ...... 4,548,276 / 59.7% No votes
    Should the California Constitution be amended to change the process of redistricting California's State Senate, State Assembly, Congressional and Board of Equalization districts, transferring the implementation of redistricting from the Legislature to a panel of three retired judges, selected by legislative leaders?

    Proposition 78 Discounts on Prescription Drugs
    Fail: 3,137,858 / 41.5% Yes votes ...... 4,421,298 / 58.5% No votes
    Should the state adopt a new state drug discount program to reduce the costs of prescription drugs for Californians at or below 300 percent of the federal poverty level?

    Proposition 79 Prescription Drug Discounts. State-Negotiated Rebates
    Fail: 2,940,106 / 39.3% Yes votes ...... 4,541,256 / 60.7% No votes
    Should the state of California create a new prescription drug discount program for residents at or below 400 percent of the federal poverty level, and change state law to make it illegal to engage in profiteering from the sale of prescription drugs?

    Proposition 80 Electric Service Providers. Regulation
    Fail: 2,532,094 / 34.4% Yes votes ...... 4,825,010 / 65.6% No votes
    Should the state expand its regulation of the electric industry?

    Local Measures

    Measure B Bond Measure -- West Hills Community College District (55% Majority)
    Fail: 5,718 / 54.1% Yes votes ...... 4,857 / 45.9% No votes
       2632 (54.4%) Yes / 2202 (45.6%) No in Fresno County
       2 (50.00%) Yes / 2 (50.00%) No in Monterey County
       3,084 (53.76%) Yes / 2,653 (46.24%) No in Kings County
    In order to meet the needs of student growth, expand campuses through construction of new buildings, provide continued access to education and technology, repair and upgrade existing facilities and furnish and equip buildings, shall the West Hills Community College District issue $36,000,000 in bonds with an interest rate below the legal limit for repair, improvement, construction and acquisition of classrooms and facilities with citizen oversight, guaranteed annual audits and no money for administrators' salaries?

    Measure K Bond -- Kingsburg Joint Union High School District (Bond - 2/3 Approval Required)
    Fail: 2,828 / 66.0% Yes votes ...... 1,456 / 34.0% No votes
       2268 (67.1%) Yes / 1112 (32.9%) No in Fresno County
       124 (55.61%) Yes / 99 (44.39%) No in Kings County
       436 (64.02%) Yes / 245 (35.98%) No in Tulare County
    To raise money for improvement projects at Kingsburg High School, including Football Bowl upgrades and improvements; Old Gym upgrades and improvements; added parking; landscape beautification; softball field upgrades and improvements, upgrades and improvements on other athletic fields; and Little Theater upgrades and improvements, shall Kingsburg Joint Union High School District issue and sell up to $7,000,000 of bonds at not to exceed the maximum legal interest rate?

    Measure P School Construction -- Pioneer Union Elementary School District (55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 1,524 / 65.24% Yes votes ...... 812 / 34.76% No votes
    To improve the quality of education and meet the increasing enrollment needs; shall the Pioneer Union School District construct a new elementary school and be authorized to upgrade and construct classrooms and labs, upgrade outdated sewer and plumbing, make health and safety improvement and qualify the District to receive State-matching funds by issuing $7,500,000 in bonds with legal interest rates, no money for salaries, with review by the citizens' oversight committee?

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