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November 8, 2016 Election

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County Results as of Dec 6 9:57am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (592/592)
66.7% Countywide Voter Turnout (291890/437667)
Statewide Results as of Dec 8 11:25am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (24847/24847)
75.3% Statewide Voter Turnout (14,610,509/19,411,771)

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  • President

    President/Vice President of the United StatesClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Hillary Clinton/Tim Kane, Democratic
      8,753,788 votes 62.1%
    • Donald J. Trump/Michael R. Pence, Republican
      4,483,810 votes 31.8%
    • Gary Johnson/Bill Weld, Libertarian
      478,499 votes 3.4%
    • Jill Stein/Ajamu Baraka, Green
      278,657 votes 2.0%
    • Gloria Estella La Riva/Dennis J. Banks, Peace and Freedom
      66,101 votes 0.5%

    US Congress

    United States SenatorClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Kamala D. Harris, Democratic
      7,542,753 votes 61.6%
    • Loretta L. Sanchez, Democratic
      4,701,417 votes 38.4%

    United States Representative; District 4Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Tom McClintock, Republican
      220,133 votes 62.7%
    • Robert W. Derlet, Democratic
      130,845 votes 37.3%

    United States Representative; District 16Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Jim Costa, Democratic
      97,473 votes 58.0%
    • Johnny M. Tacherra, Republican
      70,483 votes 42.0%

    United States Representative; District 21Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • David Valadao, Republican
      75,126 votes 56.7%
    • Emilio Jesus Huerta, Democratic
      57,282 votes 43.3%

    United States Representative; District 22Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Devin G. Nunes, Republican
      158,755 votes 67.6%
    • Louie J. Campos, Democratic
      76,211 votes 32.4%

    State Assembly

    Member of the State Assembly; District 23Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Jim Patterson, Republican
      125,153 votes 75.9%
    • Gwen L. Morris, Republican
      39,656 votes 24.1%

    Member of the State Assembly; District 31Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Joaquin Arambula, Democratic
      62,404 votes 63.8%
    • Clint Olivier, Republican
      35,454 votes 36.2%

    School

    Member; Fresno County Board of Education; Trustee Area 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Mike Robinson
      31258 votes 51.86%
    • Deborah Harkness
      28698 votes 47.61%
    • (321 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.53%)

    Member; Fresno County Board of Education; Trustee Area 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Nelson Esparza
      20096 votes 63.46%
    • Barbara Thomas
      11445 votes 36.14%
    • (125 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.39%)

    Governing Board Member; State Center Community College District; Trustee Area 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Eric Payne
      11078 votes 26.83%
    • Pao Yang
      10950 votes 26.52%
    • Cherella Nicholson
      7443 votes 18.03%
    • Paulina Miranda
      6289 votes 15.23%
    • Catherine Amador
      5378 votes 13.03%
    • (145 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.35%)

    Governing Board Member; State Center Community College District; Trustee Area 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • John Z. Leal
      20391 votes 59.21%
    • Ted Miller
      13832 votes 40.16%
    • (215 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.62%)

    Governing Board Member; State Center Community College District; Trustee Area 6Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Deborah J. Ikeda
      28193 votes 50.55%
    • Patrick E. "Pat" Patterson
      20492 votes 36.74%
    • David L. Rowell
      6915 votes 12.40%
    • (177 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.32%)

    Governing Board Member; Central Unified School District; Trustee Area 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Phillip Cervantes
      1558 votes 50.60%
    • Maria Petrogonas Brar
      1503 votes 48.81%
    • (18 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.58%)

    Governing Board Member; Central Unified School District; Trustee Area 5Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Richard A. Solis
      1016 votes 41.05%
    • Randy Rocca
      728 votes 29.41%
    • Cynthia Berube
      719 votes 29.05%
    • (12 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.48%)

    Governing Board Member; Central Unified School District; Trustee Area 6Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Terry Cox
      1574 votes 52.75%
    • Richard Martinez, Jr.
      1398 votes 46.85%
    • (12 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.40%)

    Governing Board Member; Clovis Unified School District; Trustee Area 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Ginny Hovsepian
      38023 votes 50.87%
    • Sandy Torosian
      23704 votes 31.71%
    • Isabel Machado
      12825 votes 17.16%
    • (194 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.26%)

    Governing Board Member; Clovis Unified School District; Trustee Area 4Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Brian Heryford
      42002 votes 59.98%
    • Jacob Belemjian
      27792 votes 39.69%
    • (231 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.33%)

    Governing Board Member; Clovis Unified School District; Trustee Area 5Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Steven G. Fogg
      50049 votes 70.82%
    • Scott Troescher
      20400 votes 28.87%
    • (221 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.31%)

    Governing Board Member; Clovis Unified School District; Trustee Area 7Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Chris Casado
      30745 votes 43.12%
    • Mike Pack
      22441 votes 31.47%
    • Matt Castiglione
      17938 votes 25.16%
    • (174 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.24%)

    Governing Board Member; Coalinga-Huron Joint Unified School District; Trustee Area 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Roger B. Campbell
      1,931 votes 39.0%
    • Lisa Culbertson
      1,234 votes 25.0%
    • Steve Whitwill
      998 votes 20.2%
    • Tom Crawford
      768 votes 15.5%
    • (14 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.3%)

    Governing Board Member; Dos Palos-Oro Loma Joint Unified School DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (4 Elected)

    • Lisa Areias
      137 votes 20.76%
    • Bill J. Van Worth
      110 votes 16.67%
    • Beau Correia
      103 votes 15.61%
    • Joe Castillo
      85 votes 12.88%
    • David A. Suarez
      66 votes 10.00%
    • Maria Lorenzetti Davis
      64 votes 9.70%
    • Jeff Chase
      57 votes 8.64%
    • Fredy Sandoval
      32 votes 4.85%
    • (6 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.91%)

    Governing Board Member; Fresno Unified School District; Trustee Area 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Elizabeth "Rosas" Jonasson
      4474 votes 62.60%
    • Yuritzy Villasenor
      2639 votes 36.92%
    • (34 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.48%)

    Governing Board Member; Fresno Unified School District; Trustee Area 6Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Claudia Cazares
      7779 votes 55.11%
    • Jack Jarvis
      6280 votes 44.49%
    • (56 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.40%)

    Governing Board Member; Golden Plains Unified School District; Trustee Area 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Celina U. Rossetti
      875 votes 79.98%
    • Veronica Bodart Gonzalez
      216 votes 19.74%
    • (3 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.27%)

    Governing Board Member; Golden Plains Unified School District; Trustee Area 4Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Maryann Trujillo
      605 votes 56.33%
    • Cassandra Zapata Gonzalez
      462 votes 43.02%
    • (7 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.65%)

    Governing Board Member; Kerman Unified School District; Trustee Area 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Maria S. Cantu
      543 votes 78.13%
    • Pritpal "Paul" Cheema
      147 votes 21.15%
    • (5 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.72%)

    Governing Board Member; Kerman Unified School District; Trustee Area 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Daniel G. Babshoff
      648 votes 58.22%
    • Maria Medina
      458 votes 41.15%
    • (7 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.63%)

    Governing Board Member; Laton Joint Unified School DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Richard M. Alves
      413 votes 24.54%
    • Daniel Vargas
      367 votes 21.81%
    • Cindy Brooks
      326 votes 19.37%
    • Delbert E. Mello
      289 votes 17.17%
    • Robert R. Antuna
      284 votes 16.87%
    • (4 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.24%)

    Governing Board Member; Mendota Unified School DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (4 Elected)

    • Adrian Perez
      774 votes 18.98%
    • Lupe Flores
      586 votes 14.37%
    • Diana Toscano
      582 votes 14.28%
    • Isabel Maldonado
      506 votes 12.41%
    • Alma Durazo
      467 votes 11.45%
    • Rachelle Flores
      462 votes 11.33%
    • Gapo Lua, Jr.
      268 votes 6.57%
    • Albert Escobedo
      224 votes 5.49%
    • Kevin Arias-Romero
      194 votes 4.76%
    • (14 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.34%)

    Governing Board Member; Parlier Unified School DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Carlos A. Lopez
      564 votes 14.04%
    • Juan David "J. D." Garza
      538 votes 13.40%
    • Eric Molina
      535 votes 13.32%
    • Melissa Cano
      501 votes 12.48%
    • Robert Leija
      487 votes 12.13%
    • Yared Padilla
      485 votes 12.08%
    • Trinidad Pimentel
      456 votes 11.35%
    • Rick Maldonado
      429 votes 10.68%
    • (21 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.52%)

    Governing Board Member; Sanger Unified School District; Trustee Area 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • G. Brandon Vang
      1778 votes 71.49%
    • James D. Karle
      703 votes 28.27%
    • (6 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.24%)

    Governing Board Member; Sierra Unified School DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (4 Elected)

    • Bert R. Weldon
      3114 votes 20.72%
    • Ron Eldridge
      2297 votes 15.29%
    • Connie Kee Schlaefer
      1962 votes 13.06%
    • Chrissy Falk
      1889 votes 12.57%
    • Jason Schroer
      1783 votes 11.87%
    • Cortney Rose Burke
      1459 votes 9.71%
    • Chris Rosenlund
      1455 votes 9.68%
    • Carrie Quintana
      1036 votes 6.89%
    • (32 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.21%)

    Governing Board Member; Raisin City Elementary School DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Nancy Schwabenland
      188 votes 24.01%
    • Mario Alvarado
      115 votes 14.69%
    • Laday Ramirez
      107 votes 13.67%
    • Federico Garcia
      105 votes 13.41%
    • Sofia Lopez
      100 votes 12.77%
    • Rafael Morfin
      90 votes 11.49%
    • Ricardo Jurado
      60 votes 7.66%
    • (18 Total Other Write-In Votes 2.30%)

    Governing Board Member; West Park Elementary School District; 4 Year TermClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Edward B. Randolph
      149 votes 30.72%
    • Aida Garcia
      118 votes 24.33%
    • Jessica Galvan-Hopkins
      112 votes 23.09%
    • Gloria Hopie Pineda-Capozzi
      101 votes 20.82%
    • (5 Total Other Write-In Votes 1.03%)

    Governing Board Member; West Park Elementary School District; 2 Year Short TermClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Luciana Duarte
      168 votes 51.85%
    • Richard Lopez
      153 votes 47.22%
    • (3 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.93%)

    Governing Board Member; Washington Unified School District; Trustee Area 1Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Terry Ruiz
      246 votes 37.79%
    • James "Jim" Curtis
      208 votes 31.95%
    • Chris Messenlehner
      193 votes 29.65%
    • (4 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.61%)

    Governing Board Member; Washington Unified School District; Trustee Area 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Anna Marthedal Campbell
      536 votes 72.93%
    • Frank Butterfield
      197 votes 26.80%
    • (2 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.27%)

    Governing Board Member; Washington Unified School District; Trustee Area 4Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Eddie Ruiz
      390 votes 55.63%
    • Neil Amaral
      302 votes 43.08%
    • (9 Total Other Write-In Votes 1.28%)

    City

    Member, City Council; City of CoalingaClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Ronald Lander
      1461 votes 29.94%
    • Tanya Stolz
      1219 votes 24.98%
    • Joshua Sailer
      789 votes 16.17%
    • Luis "Henry" Gonzales
      761 votes 15.60%
    • Dawn Kahikina
      618 votes 12.67%
    • (31 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.64%)

    City Treasurer; City of CoalingaClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • James C. Vosburg
      2086 votes 94.56%
    • (120 Total Other Write-In Votes 5.44%)

    Member, City Council; City of FirebaughClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Elsa Lopez
      888 votes 32.34%
    • Freddy Valdez
      793 votes 28.88%
    • Brady Jenkins
      544 votes 19.81%
    • Mario Perez
      494 votes 17.99%
    • (27 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.98%)

    Member, City Council; City of FowlerClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Daniel Parra
      975 votes 22.89%
    • Karnig Ronald Kazarian
      817 votes 19.18%
    • Leonard J. Hammer
      787 votes 18.47%
    • Sandie Monis
      764 votes 17.93%
    • Lisa Lozano
      470 votes 11.03%
    • Patric Jones
      251 votes 5.89%
    • Margarito Garza
      171 votes 4.01%
    • (25 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.59%)

    Mayor; City of FresnoClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Lee Brand
      71776 votes 51.20%
    • Henry Perea
      68053 votes 48.54%
    • (363 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.26%)

    Member, City Council; City of Fresno; Council District 6Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Garry Bredefeld
      18721 votes 65.18%
    • Jeremy Pearce
      9935 votes 34.59%
    • (68 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.24%)

    Member, City Council; City of Fresno; Council District 5Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Luis Chavez
      8079 votes 58.11%
    • Jose Barraza
      3395 votes 24.42%
    • Antonio "Tony" Gastelum
      2380 votes 17.12%
    • (48 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.35%)

    Mayor; City of HuronClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Rey Leon
      481 votes 75.87%
    • Sylvia V. Chavez
      152 votes 23.97%
    • (1 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.16%)

    Member, City Council; City of HuronClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Hilda R. Plasencia
      476 votes 94.44%
    • (28 Total Other Write-In Votes 5.56%)

    Mayor; City of KermanClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Rhonda Armstrong
      1531 votes 46.61%
    • Gary K. Yep
      1129 votes 34.37%
    • Lee "L. E" Bradford
      610 votes 18.57%
    • (15 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.46%)

    Member, City Council; City of KermanClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Kanwaldeep "Raj" Dhaliwal
      1422 votes 28.34%
    • Espiridion "Espi" Sandoval
      1153 votes 22.98%
    • Michele Arvance
      829 votes 16.52%
    • Kevin W. Nehring
      570 votes 11.36%
    • Jagrup "Jack" Sidhu
      539 votes 10.74%
    • April Blankinship
      490 votes 9.77%
    • (14 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.28%)

    Member, City Council; City of KingsburgClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Laura North
      2600 votes 42.23%
    • Sherman Dix
      2141 votes 34.77%
    • Jason Poynor
      1338 votes 21.73%
    • (78 Total Other Write-In Votes 1.27%)

    Member, City Council; City of MendotaClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Victor Martinez
      599 votes 26.71%
    • Oscar Rosales
      568 votes 25.32%
    • Joseph R. Riofrio
      417 votes 18.59%
    • Sergio Valdez
      345 votes 15.38%
    • John C. Flores
      306 votes 13.64%
    • (8 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.36%)

    Member, City Council; City of Parlier; Council District 1Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Noe M. Rodriguez
      347 votes 58.91%
    • Juan M. Montano
      237 votes 40.24%
    • (5 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.85%)

    Member, City Council; City of Parlier; Council District 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Jose Escoto
      335 votes 62.27%
    • Raul M. Villanueva
      199 votes 36.99%
    • (4 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.74%)

    City Clerk; City of ParlierClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Dorothy Garza
      1840 votes 98.24%
    • (33 Total Other Write-In Votes 1.76%)

    Member, City Council; City of Reedley; District 1Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Frank E.Z. Pinon
      2914 votes 52.33%
    • Henry "Rick" Rodriguez
      2627 votes 47.18%
    • (27 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.48%)

    Mayor; City of SangerClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Frank Gonzalez
      3836 votes 58.99%
    • Raul Cantu
      2601 votes 40.00%
    • (66 Total Other Write-In Votes 1.01%)

    Member, City Council; City of Sanger; Council District 1Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Melissa Hurtado
      815 votes 68.20%
    • Martin F. Castellano
      370 votes 30.96%
    • (10 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.84%)

    Member, City Council; City of Sanger; Council District 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Daniel Martinez
      1230 votes 54.62%
    • Tony Pacheco
      1008 votes 44.76%
    • (14 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.62%)

    Member, City Council; City of San JoaquinClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Abel G. Lua
      293 votes 21.11%
    • Amarpreet "Ruby" Dhaliwal
      276 votes 19.88%
    • Julia Hernandez
      242 votes 17.44%
    • Cristina Covarrubia
      225 votes 16.21%
    • Martha Silva
      184 votes 13.26%
    • Eva Luna
      161 votes 11.60%
    • (7 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.50%)

    Member, City Council; City of SelmaClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Scott Robertson
      3017 votes 29.63%
    • Jim Avalos
      2906 votes 28.54%
    • Louis Franco
      2122 votes 20.84%
    • Jesse A. Crouch
      1838 votes 18.05%
    • Roger Orosco (Write-in)
      162 votes 1.59%
    • (138 Total Other Write-In Votes 1.36%)

    Special District

    Member, Board of Directors; Calwa Recreation and Park DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Gabriela Mares
      902 votes 30.49%
    • Mary L. Rosales
      838 votes 28.33%
    • Paul H. Garcia
      748 votes 25.29%
    • Cindy Caldwell
      456 votes 15.42%
    • (14 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.47%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Clovis Veterans Memorial DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • William "Bill" Rice
      40242 votes 61.54%
    • David "Smokey" Rickerd
      24936 votes 38.13%
    • (215 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.33%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Coalinga-Huron Recreation and Park DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (3 Elected)

    • Scott Yeager
      2242 votes 30.94%
    • Russ Richardson
      1998 votes 27.57%
    • David E. McGlothlin
      1647 votes 22.73%
    • Kevin Brumana
      1299 votes 17.93%
    • (60 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.83%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Coalinga Regional Medical Center DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Diane Gramse
      2341 votes 45.31%
    • Catherine Underwood
      1606 votes 31.08%
    • William Lewis
      1195 votes 23.13%
    • (25 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.48%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Consolidated Irrigation District; Division 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Thomas F. Benzler
      689 votes 56.06%
    • Thomas E. Feaver
      535 votes 43.53%
    • (5 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.41%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Kings River Conservation District; Division 6Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Ceil W. Howe, Jr.
      826 votes 51.1%
    • Doug Rayner
      784 votes 48.5%
    • (8 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.5%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Kings River Conservation District; Division 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Gregory H. Beberian
      4645 votes 53.71%
    • Rusty Nonini
      3980 votes 46.02%
    • (23 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.27%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Malaga County Water DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Irma Castaneda
      160 votes 32.99%
    • Charles E. Garabedian, Jr.
      142 votes 29.28%
    • Armando Mendez Blancas
      96 votes 19.79%
    • Florence M. Valdez
      81 votes 16.70%
    • (6 Total Other Write-In Votes 1.24%)

    Member, Board of Directors; North Central Fire Protection DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Rusty Souza
      6750 votes 37.44%
    • Ken Abrahamian
      6582 votes 36.51%
    • Kenneth L. Moore
      4632 votes 25.69%
    • (63 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.35%)

    Member, Board of Directors; Selma Health Care DistrictClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (2 Elected)

    • Lorane Avalos
      2998 votes 32.41%
    • Rosie Gallardo Robertson
      2588 votes 27.98%
    • Colleen Nelson
      2333 votes 25.22%
    • Douglas Kessler
      1304 votes 14.10%
    • (26 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.28%)

    State Propositions

    Proposition 51 Funding for K-12 School and Community College Facilities.
    Pass: 7,516,142 / 55.2% Yes votes ...... 6,104,294 / 44.8% No votes

    Authorizes $9 billion in general obligation bonds for new construction and modernization of K-12 public school facilities; charter schools and vocational education facilities; and California Community Colleges facilities. 

    Proposition 52 State Fees on Hospitals. Federal Medi-Cal Matching Funds.
    Pass: 9,427,714 / 70.1% Yes votes ...... 4,026,710 / 29.9% No votes

    This proposition is both an Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute. It extends indefinitely an existing statute that imposes fees on hospitals to fund Medi-Cal health care services, care for uninsured patients, and children’s health coverage.

    Proposition 53 Revenue Bonds. Statewide Voter Approval.
    Fail: 6,508,909 / 49.4% Yes votes ...... 6,660,555 / 50.6% No votes

    Requires statewide voter approval before any revenue bonds can be issued or sold by the state for certain projects if the bond amount exceeds $2 billion.

    Proposition 54 Legislation and Proceedings. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute.
    Pass: 8,607,266 / 65.4% Yes votes ...... 4,559,903 / 34.6% No votes

    This proposition prohibits the Legislature from passing any bill unless published on the Internet for 72 hours before a vote; requires the Legislature to record its proceedings and post them on the Internet; and it authorizes the use of recordings.

    Proposition 55 Tax Extension to Fund Education and Healthcare.
    Pass: 8,594,273 / 63.3% Yes votes ...... 4,988,329 / 36.7% No votes

    Extends by twelve years the temporary personal income tax increases enacted in 2012 on earnings over $250,000, with revenues allocated to K-12 schools, California Community Colleges, and, in certain years, healthcare. 

    Proposition 56 Cigarette Tax to Fund Healthcare, Tobacco Use Prevention, Research, and Law Enforcement.
    Pass: 8,980,448 / 64.4% Yes votes ...... 4,957,994 / 35.6% No votes

    This proposition increases cigarette tax by $2.00 per pack, with equivalent increase on other tobacco products and electronic cigarettes containing nicotine.

    Proposition 57 Juvenile Criminal Proceedings and Sentencing.
    Pass: 8,790,723 / 64.5% Yes votes ...... 4,847,354 / 35.5% No votes

    This proposition is both an Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute. It allows parole consideration for nonviolent felons; authorizes sentence credits for rehabilitation, good behavior, and education; and provides that a juvenile court judge decides whether a juvenile will be prosecuted as adult.

    Proposition 58 English Proficiency. Multilingual Education.
    Pass: 9,994,454 / 73.5% Yes votes ...... 3,598,855 / 26.5% No votes

    Preserves requirement that public schools ensure students obtain English language proficiency. Requires school districts to solicit parent/community input in developing language acquisition programs. Requires instruction to ensure English acquisition as rapidly and effectively as possible. Authorizes school districts to establish dual-language immersion programs for both native and non-native English speakers.

    Proposition 59 Corporations. Political Spending. Federal Constitutional Protections.
    Pass: 6,845,943 / 53.2% Yes votes ...... 6,027,084 / 46.8% No votes

    Asks whether California’s elected officials should use their authority to propose and ratify an amendment to the federal Constitution overturning the United States Supreme Court decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission. Citizens United ruled that laws placing certain limits on political spending by corporations and unions are unconstitutional.

    Proposition 60 Adult Films. Condoms. Health Requirements.
    Fail: 6,168,388 / 46.3% Yes votes ...... 7,146,039 / 53.7% No votes

    Requires adult film performers to use condoms during filming of sexual intercourse. Requires producers to pay for performer vaccinations, testing, and medical examinations. Requires producers to post condom requirement at film sites.

    Proposition 61 State Prescription Drug Purchases. Pricing Standards.
    Fail: 6,254,342 / 46.8% Yes votes ...... 7,109,642 / 53.2% No votes

    Prohibits state from buying any prescription drug from a drug manufacturer at price over lowest price paid for the drug by United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Exempts managed care programs funded through Medi-Cal.

    Proposition 62 Death Penalty
    Fail: 6,361,788 / 46.8% Yes votes ...... 7,218,625 / 53.2% No votes

    Repeals death penalty and replaces it with life imprisonment without possibility of parole. Applies retroactively to existing death sentences. Increases the portion of life inmates’ wages that may be applied to victim restitution. 

    Proposition 63 Firearms. Ammunition Sales.
    Pass: 8,663,159 / 63.1% Yes votes ...... 5,070,772 / 36.9% No votes

    Requires background check and Department of Justice authorization to purchase ammunition. Prohibits possession of large-capacity ammunition magazines. Establishes procedures for enforcing laws prohibiting firearm possession by specified persons. Requires Department of Justice’s participation in federal National Instant Criminal Background Check System. 

    Proposition 64 Marijuana Legalization.
    Pass: 7,979,041 / 57.1% Yes votes ...... 5,987,020 / 42.9% No votes

    Legalizes marijuana under state law, for use by adults 21 or older. Imposes state taxes on sales and cultivation. Provides for industry licensing and establishes standards for marijuana products. Allows local regulation and taxation.

    Proposition 65 Carry-Out Bags. Charges.
    Fail: 6,222,547 / 46.1% Yes votes ...... 7,276,478 / 53.9% No votes

    Redirects money collected by grocery and certain other retail stores through mandated sale of carryout bags. Requires stores to deposit bag sale proceeds into a special fund to support specified environmental projects. 

    Proposition 66 Death Penalty. Procedures.
    Pass: 6,626,159 / 51.1% Yes votes ...... 6,333,731 / 48.9% No votes

    Changes procedures governing state court challenges to death sentences. Designates superior court for initial petitions and limits successive petitions. Requires appointed attorneys who take noncapital appeals to accept death penalty appeals. Exempts prison officials from existing regulation process for developing execution methods. 

    Proposition 67 Ban on Single-Use Plastic Bags.
    Pass: 7,228,900 / 53.3% Yes votes ...... 6,340,322 / 46.7% No votes

    A "Yes" vote approves, and a "No" vote rejects, a statute that prohibits grocery and other stores from providing customers single-use plastic or paper carryout bags but permits sale of recycled paper bags and reusable bags.

    Local Measures

    Measure A General Obligation Bond Measure -- Sanger Unified School District (Neighborhood School Student Achievement, Safety and Repair Measure - 55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 11693 / 73.61% Yes votes ...... 4191 / 26.39% No votes
    To maintain quality neighborhood schools and retain/attract qualified teachers by expanding, upgrading, constructing and equipping classrooms, including vocational/job training, and computer/science labs for Sanger students;repairing deteriorating classrooms/bathrooms; and upgrading disabled accessibility,security, fire safety; shall Sanger Unified issue $60,000,000 in bonds at legal interest rates, requiring audits, citizens' oversight, no money for administrator salaries and all money used locally?

    Measure B Sale and Transfer of Assets -- Kingsburg Tri-County Health Care District (Majority Approval Required)
    Fail: 2,632 / 47.8% Yes votes ...... 2,870 / 52.2% No votes
       2427 (48.21%) Yes / 2607 (51.79%) No in Fresno County
       205 (43.80%) Yes / 263 (56.20%) No in Tulare County
    To provide mental health and/or other valuable professional services at the facility at 1200 Smith Street, Kingsburg, California, should the District complete the sale and transfer of said facilities and related assets for fair market value, as determined by an independent appraiser with no cost liability to taxpayers, to Kingsmith Investments, LLC or other buyer?

    Measure C School Bond -- Central Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 15060 / 71.32% Yes votes ...... 6055 / 28.68% No votes
    To continue renovating, constructing and equipping existing classrooms and school facilities, building a new high school and elementary school, and to be eligible for State matching funds, shall $87,300,000 of Central Unified School District bonds, previously approved by voters in November 2008, be reauthorized through issuance of new bonds, with no increase in total authorized District debt, interest rates below legal limits, annual audits, citizen oversight, all funds spent on local schools and no money for administrator salaries?

    Measure D Term Limits -- City of Coalinga (Majority Approval Required)
    Pass: 2374 / 76.70% Yes votes ...... 721 / 23.30% No votes
    Shall the City of Coalinga establish term limits for members of the City Council of the City of Coalinga, effective with the 2018 Council election, of no more than two consecutive four-year terms, either by election or appointment and following a minimum two year absence, a new two consecutive four-year term limit shall apply, as set forth in Ordinance No. 788?

    Measure E Annual Tax on Commericial Marijuana Operations -- City of Coalinga (Majority Approval Required)
    Pass: 1903 / 61.49% Yes votes ...... 1192 / 38.51% No votes
    Shall the City of Coalinga implement an annual tax of twenty-five ($25.00) per square foot for the first 3,000 square feet and then ten dollars ($10.00) per square foot for the remaining space utilized in connection with each commercial marijuana operation, as set forth in Ordinance No. 789?

    Measure G Authorize, Regulate and Tax a Single Marijuana Dispensary -- City of Coalinga (Majority Approval Required)
    Pass: 1676 / 53.75% Yes votes ...... 1442 / 46.25% No votes
    Shall the City of Coalinga authorize and regulate a single marijuana dispensary to be located in the City of Coalinga and, if authorized, impose a dispensary gross receipts tax, as set forth in Ordinance No. 789?

    Measure H School Repair and Student Safety Measure -- Firebaugh-Las Deltas Unified School District (School Bond - 55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 1238 / 82.98% Yes votes ...... 254 / 17.02% No votes
    To repair aging classrooms; remove asbestos/lead paint; upgrade school safety/security; water conservation/ recycling systems; improve agricultural education; technology,computer/science labs, vocational programs; repair, construct/retrofit classrooms, sites/equipment; maintain student health/safety and retain/attract quality teachers, shall Firebaugh-Las Deltas Unified issue $15,000,000 in bonds , at legal rates, requiring independent annual audits, citizens' oversight, no administrator salaries, preventing Sacramento from taking funds, and keeping all funds local?

    Measure J School Safety And Classroom Repair -- Fowler Unified School District (School Bond - 55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 2329 / 78.18% Yes votes ...... 650 / 21.82% No votes
    To repair aging classrooms and facilities, deteriorating roofs, plumbing, and electrical systems, upgrade classrooms, science labs, career training facilities, and computer systems, and acquire, renovate, construct and equip facilities to support student achievement in reading, math, science, technology, the arts, and skilled trades, shall the Fowler Unified issue a maximum $42,000,000 in bonds, with legal interest rates, an oversight committee, annual audits, no money for salaries, and all money raised benefiting local students?

    Measure K Local School Improvement Measure -- Kerman Unified School District (School Bond - 55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 3583 / 76.92% Yes votes ...... 1075 / 23.08% No votes
    In order to upgrade classrooms and science labs to keep pace with educational technology and support student achievement in math, science, engineering and skilled trades; acquire land and construct new classrooms to reduce overcrowding at existing schools; replace aging portables with permanent classrooms; and improve student safety and campus security systems, shall Kerman Unified School District issue $27 million in bonds at legal interest rates, with citizen oversight, no money for administrator salaries, and all money locally-controlled?

    Measure L Electronic Bidding -- City of Fresno (Charter Amendment - Majority Approval Required)
    Pass: 66203 / 53.44% Yes votes ...... 57686 / 46.56% No votes
    Shall the Charter be amended to allow electronic notices and responses through the internet for formal bidding?

    Measure M Retail Transactions and Special Tax Bond Measure -- City of Kerman (2/3 Approval Required)
    Fail: 2012 / 63.29% Yes votes ...... 1167 / 36.71% No votes
    Shall the City of Kerman approve a cent sales tax expended only for construction of senior center, regional fairgrounds, police station, animal kennel, and similar projects, and downtown revitalization up to 10%, estimated annual amount $650,000, for 15 years, subject to audit, review, and Citizen Oversight Committee?

    Measure N General Obligation Bond Measure -- Coalinga-Huron Recreation and Park District (2/3 Approval Required)
    Pass: 2732 / 69.82% Yes votes ...... 1181 / 30.18% No votes
    To improve parks and recreation for children, families and senior citizens in Coalinga and Huron with funding that cannot be taken by the state; upgrade, construct, modernize, and expand parks/recreational facilities; upgrade deteriorating restrooms; renovate plumbing/sewer systems and roofs; improve playgrounds; and make health, security, and handicapped accessibility improvements; shall Coalinga-Huron Recreation & Park District issue 14,900,000 in bonds, at legal interest rates, with independent citizen oversight, no money for administrator salaries, and all funds staying local?

    Measure O General Obligation Bond Measure -- Selma Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 4685 / 70.00% Yes votes ...... 2008 / 30.00% No votes
    To modernize and construct additional classrooms and support facilities, replace portable classrooms with new permanent facilities, increase student access to computers and modern classroom technology, improve security and student safety, provide the local match for State grants, and reduce operating costs, shall the Selma Unified School District be authorized to issue up to $30.8 million in bonds at legal interest rates, with an independent Citizens' Oversight Committee, annual audits, and no money for administrator salaries?

    Measure P General Obligation Bond of 2016 -- City of Selma (2/3 Approval Required)
    Pass: 3640 / 66.70% Yes votes ...... 1817 / 33.30% No votes
    To update 9-1-1 dispatch technology at the Selma police operations center to reduce crime, improve video policing, dispatch technology, rapid response, and ensure the operations center will survive natural disasters; shall Selma issue $4,000,000 in bonds at legal rates, requiring average debt service of $230,000 annually, for 30 years, by assessing $16 per $100,000 of assessed value, requiring financial audits, citizen oversight, and funds be spent in Selma?

    Measure Q Special Parcel Tax for Police Protection Services -- City of Parlier (2/3 Approval Required)
    Pass: 1520 / 66.99% Yes votes ...... 749 / 33.01% No votes
    To support local police services; maintain emergency response times and officer staffing levels; fight crime, drugs and gangs; shall City of Parlier levy a special parcel tax for police protection services only of $120.00 on each single-family home, and specified amounts for multi-family units; mobile home spaces; commercial, agricultural, and industrial parcels, as outlined in Ordinance No. 2016-03, providing an estimated $495,000 annually for five years, with independent annual audits, and benefiting City residents?

    Measure R General Obligation Bond -- Coalinga/Huron Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 2,565 / 65.0% Yes votes ...... 1,382 / 35.0% No votes
       2560 (64.96%) Yes / 1381 (35.04%) No in Fresno County
       5 (83.33%) Yes / 1 (16.67%) No in Monterey County
       Yes / No in San Benito County
    To improve the quality of education with funding that cannot be taken by the state; construct, renovate, and upgrade classrooms and school buildings; provide facilities for job training/career technical education; replace deteriorating plumbing and outdated HVAC systems; repair/replace leaky roofs; and make health, safety and security improvements; shall CoalingaHuron Joint Unified School District issue $39,000,000 of bonds at legal interest rates, with annual audits, an independent citizens' oversight committee and NO money for teacher or administrative salaries?"

    Measure S Public Safety Sales Tax Extension Ordinance -- City of Sanger (2/3 Approval Required)
    Pass: 4996 / 76.22% Yes votes ...... 1559 / 23.78% No votes
    To reduce gang/drug crimes, maintain 911 emergency response times, provide gang/drug prevention programs; prevent cuts to and retain/maintain police officers, paramedics, firefighters; increase school/neighborhood police patrols; shall the ordinance be adopted continuing the existing voterapproved cent sales tax with no tax rate increase, providing $1,900,000 annually, for ten years, requiring citizens' oversight, independent financial audits, all funds for City of Sanger public safety?

    Measure T Chief Probation Officer -- County of Fresno (Charter Amendment - Majority Approval Required)
    Fail: 113664 / 47.25% Yes votes ...... 126895 / 52.75% No votes
    Shall the Section 21 of the Fresno County Charter be amended to provide that the Chief Probation Officer shall be appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the County Administrative Officer?

    Measure U Charter Amendment -- County of Fresno (Majority Approval Required)
    Fail: 104288 / 44.12% Yes votes ...... 132101 / 55.88% No votes
    Shall the Fresno County Charter be amended as follows: Amend section 16 to remove the Director of Public Works as county surveyor and authorizing Director of Public Works to appoint a county surveyor; Amend sections 14 and 16 to change the Public Administrator from an elected position to one appointed by the County Administrative Officer; Amend section 12(h) regarding a local preference for Fresno County goods, services and supplies; and Repeal section 32 obsolete language?

    Measure V Classroom Repair/Student Safety -- Caruthers Unified School Facilities Improvement District 1 (School Bond Measure - 55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 883 / 70.02% Yes votes ...... 378 / 29.98% No votes
    To upgrade/provide additional classrooms/technology, retain/attract quality teachers by repairing outdated electrical wiring, water, sewer lines, air conditioning, fire alarms; improving cafeteria/disabled access/water conservation; providing space for music programs; removing lead paint/asbestos; constructing/equipping school facilities/sites; shall Caruthers Unified K-8 School Facilities Improvement District issue $6,000,000 in bonds at legal rates, requiring independent audits, citizens' oversight, no money for administrators' salaries or pensions?

    Measure W Utility Users Tax -- City of Firebaugh (Majority Approval Required)
    Fail: 253 / 18.21% Yes votes ...... 1136 / 81.79% No votes
    Shall an ordinance be adopted to amend the City's Utility Users Tax in order to impose a 5% utility user's tax on wireless telecommunication technologies such as wireless and voice over internet services?

    Measure X School Bond -- Fresno Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
    Pass: 62486 / 66.80% Yes votes ...... 31057 / 33.20% No votes
    Shall Fresno Unified School District issue $225 million in bonds, at legal rates, requiring audits, citizens' oversight, no money for administrators' salaries, all funds spent locally?

    The order of the contests and candidates on this ballot representation is NOT necessarily the same as your county's official ballot.
    If you print and mark your choices on this page and take it to the polls instead of an official sample ballot, be very careful.


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