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November 8, 2022 Election

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County Results as of Nov 29 4:53pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (215/215)
50.69% Countywide Voter Turnout (132244/260891)
Statewide Results as of Jan 18 3:44pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (25554/25554)
50.8% Statewide Voter Turnout (11,146,620/21,940,274)

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    This is a preview of the election. Candidates will be added and may change until the final certified list of names is available. Some contests or ballot questions might be added.

    State Executive

    GovernorClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Gavin Newsom, Democratic
      6,470,104 votes 59.2%
    • Brian Dahle, Republican
      4,462,914 votes 40.8%

    Lieutenant GovernorClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Eleni Kounalakis, Democratic
      6,418,119 votes 59.7%
    • Angela E. Underwood Jacobs, Republican
      4,332,602 votes 40.3%

    Secretary of StateClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Shirley N. Weber, Democratic
      6,462,164 votes 60.1%
    • Rob Bernosky, Republican
      4,298,530 votes 39.9%

    ControllerClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Malia M. Cohen, Democratic
      5,936,856 votes 55.3%
    • Lanhee J. Chen, Republican
      4,789,345 votes 44.7%

    TreasurerClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Fiona Ma, Democratic
      6,287,076 votes 58.8%
    • Jack M. Guerrero, Republican
      4,405,781 votes 41.2%

    Attorney GeneralClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Rob Bonta, Democratic
      6,339,441 votes 59.1%
    • Nathan Hochman, Republican
      4,390,428 votes 40.9%

    Insurance CommissionerClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Ricardo Lara, Democratic
      6,355,915 votes 59.9%
    • Robert Howell, Republican
      4,249,391 votes 40.1%

    State Superintendent of Public InstructionClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Tony K. Thurmond
      5,681,318 votes 63.7%
    • Lance Ray Christensen
      3,237,785 votes 36.3%

    State Board of Equalization; District 1Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Ted Gaines, Republican
      1,390,533 votes 55.5%
    • Jose S. Altamirano, Democratic
      1,114,423 votes 44.5%

    US Legislature

    United States Senator; Full TermClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Alex Padilla, Democratic
      6,621,621 votes 61.1%
    • Mark P. Meuser, Republican
      4,222,029 votes 38.9%

    United States Senator; Unexpired Short TermClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Alex Padilla, Democratic
      6,559,308 votes 60.9%
    • Mark P. Meuser, Republican
      4,212,450 votes 39.1%

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

    • Mike Thompson, Democratic
      176,900 votes 67.8%
    • Matt Brock, Republican
      84,007 votes 32.2%

    United States Representative; District 7Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Doris Matsui, Democratic
      150,618 votes 68.3%
    • Max Semenenko, Republican
      70,033 votes 31.7%

    United States Representative; District 8Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • John Garamendi, Democratic
      145,501 votes 75.7%
    • Rudy Recile, Republican
      46,634 votes 24.3%

    State Assembly

    Member of the State Assembly; District 11Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Lori D. Wilson, Democratic
      85,599 votes 59.2%
    • Jenny Leilani Callison, No Party Preference
      58,889 votes 40.8%

    Judicial

    California Supreme CourtClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (Yes/No)

    • Patricia Guerrero
      70.9% Yes (6,194,671) 29.1% No (2,537,627)
    • Goodwin Liu
      69.3% Yes (5,908,904) 30.7% No (2,623,045)
    • Martin J. Jenkins
      69.3% Yes (5,825,582) 30.7% No (2,576,601)
    • Joshua P. Groban
      68.0% Yes (5,664,354) 32.0% No (2,661,668)

    Justice, California State Court of Appeal; District 1, Division 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (Yes/No)

    • Therese M. Stewart
      80.3% Yes (1,184,234) 19.7% No (290,036)

    Justice, California State Court of Appeal; District 1, Division 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (Yes/No)

    • Alison M. Tucher
      80.0% Yes (1,171,137) 20.0% No (293,229)
    • Victor A. Rodriguez
      79.1% Yes (1,152,490) 20.9% No (303,740)
    • Carin T. Fujisaki
      79.7% Yes (1,151,100) 20.3% No (293,733)
    • Ioana Petrou
      78.5% Yes (1,131,991) 21.5% No (309,142)

    Justice, California State Court of Appeal; District 1, Division 4Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (Yes/No)

    • Tracie L. Brown
      80.8% Yes (1,166,496) 19.2% No (277,431)
    • Jeremy M. Goldman
      77.6% Yes (1,112,130) 22.4% No (320,594)

    Justice, California State Court of Appeal; District 1, Division 5Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites (Yes/No)

    • Teri L. Jackson
      80.1% Yes (1,156,097) 19.9% No (287,070)
    • Gordon B. Burns
      78.5% Yes (1,119,838) 21.5% No (307,239)

    County

    Supervisor; County of Solano; Supervisorial District 3Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Wanda Williams
      11,739 votes 58.68%
    • Chuck Timm
      8,265 votes 41.32%
    • (1,663 Under Votes, 7 Over Votes)

    School

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

    • Julian Y. Cuevas
      3,711 votes 25.50%
    • John Gabby
      3,255 votes 22.37%
    • Jewel Fink
      3,018 votes 20.74%
    • Lloyd L. McCabe
      2,632 votes 18.09%
    • Ian Arnold
      1,935 votes 13.30%
    • (7,349 Under Votes, 4 Over Votes)

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

    • Jack Flynn
      1,516 votes 51.18%
    • Jonathan R. Richardson
      1,446 votes 48.82%
    • (344 Under Votes)

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

    • Matthew Bidou
      2,923 votes 27.98%
    • Will Wade
      2,695 votes 25.80%
    • Riitta DeAnda
      2,088 votes 19.99%
    • Maria T. Figueroa
      1,715 votes 16.42%
    • Nikolaus Sutton
      1,026 votes 9.82%
    • (4,649 Under Votes, 6 Over Votes)

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

    • Nancy Dunn
      2,020 votes 52.65%
    • Jacqui Nguyen
      1,817 votes 47.35%
    • (423 Under Votes)

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

    • John Fox
      3,671 votes 56.50%
    • Ralph "Tony" Gross
      1,781 votes 27.41%
    • Ajit S. Bhandal
      1,045 votes 16.08%
    • (977 Under Votes, 4 Over Votes)

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

    • Carrie Green
      433 votes 60.1%
    • Robert Warren
      248 votes 34.4%
    • (40 Under Votes 5.5%)

    City

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

    • Terry Scott
      5,670 votes 24.78%
    • Kari Birdseye
      5,435 votes 23.75%
    • Lionel Largaespada
      5,283 votes 23.09%
    • Christina Strawbridge
      4,827 votes 21.10%
    • William "Billy" Innes
      1,667 votes 7.29%
    • (3,568 Under Votes, 16 Over Votes)

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

    • Jim Ernest
      995 votes 66.73%
    • Michael Ceremello
      496 votes 33.27%
    • (133 Under Votes)

    Member, City Council; City of Dixon; District 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Thom Bogue
      536 votes 50.95%
    • Scott Pederson
      516 votes 49.05%
    • (110 Under Votes)

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

    • Kristin M. Janisch
      4,610 votes 100.00%
    • (1,725 Under Votes)

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

    • Catherine "Cat" Moy
      12,055 votes 43.10%
    • Harry T. Price
      11,202 votes 40.05%
    • Chauncey Banks
      4,713 votes 16.85%
    • (1,917 Under Votes, 11 Over Votes)

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

    • K. Patrice Williams
      2,121 votes 36.13%
    • Nora Dizon
      2,109 votes 35.92%
    • George Kennedy
      1,641 votes 27.95%
    • (527 Under Votes, 2 Over Votes)

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

    • Doug Carr
      3,032 votes 59.27%
    • David Verza
      2,084 votes 40.73%
    • (732 Under Votes, 1 Over Votes)

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

    • Doriss Panduro
      1,599 votes 61.86%
    • Scott Mulvey
      729 votes 28.20%
    • Jeremy Ferrell
      257 votes 9.94%
    • (221 Under Votes)

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

    • Edwin A. Okamura
      3,397 votes 50.63%
    • Eric "Rick" Dolk
      3,313 votes 49.37%
    • (4,000 Under Votes)

    Member, City Council; City of Rio Vista; Unexpired Short TermClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Sarah Donnelly
      3,033 votes 62.77%
    • Robie Williams
      1,799 votes 37.23%
    • (511 Under Votes, 12 Over Votes)

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

    • Alma Hernandez
      4,215 votes 63.01%
    • James Berg
      2,474 votes 36.99%
    • (477 Under Votes, 1 Over Votes)

    Mayor; City of Suisun City; Unexpired Short TermClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Larry Brumfield
      4,808 votes 100.00%
    • (2,359 Under Votes)

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

    • Princess Washington
      2,693 votes 23.34%
    • Jenalee Dawson
      2,288 votes 19.83%
    • Charles H. Lee, Jr.
      2,259 votes 19.58%
    • Jane Day
      2,237 votes 19.39%
    • Katrina Garcia
      2,062 votes 17.87%
    • (2,775 Under Votes, 10 Over Votes)

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

    • John Carli
      14,278 votes 49.02%
    • Jason Roberts
      9,982 votes 34.27%
    • Joe Green
      4,865 votes 16.70%
    • (2,073 Under Votes, 15 Over Votes)

    Member, City Council; City of Vacaville; District 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Gregory Ritchie, II
      3,545 votes 56.24%
    • Joe Desmarais
      2,758 votes 43.76%
    • (621 Under Votes, 4 Over Votes)

    Member, City Council; City of Vacaville; District 4Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Sarah Chapman
      1,533 votes 42.50%
    • Kristen Navarro
      1,437 votes 39.84%
    • Christian Scott
      637 votes 17.66%
    • (333 Under Votes)

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

    • Jeanette Wylie
      2,295 votes 43.88%
    • Raymond Beaty
      1,850 votes 35.37%
    • Jennifer House
      556 votes 10.63%
    • Tapac H. Chastain
      529 votes 10.11%
    • (532 Under Votes, 11 Over Votes)

    Member, City Council; City of Vallejo; District 2Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Diosdado "JR" Matulac
      1,421 votes 37.30%
    • Cassandra James
      994 votes 26.09%
    • Don Jordan
      734 votes 19.27%
    • Garrett Toles
      661 votes 17.35%
    • (282 Under Votes, 48 Over Votes)

    Member, City Council; City of Vallejo; District 4Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Charles Palmares
      1,413 votes 35.16%
    • Ruscal Cayangyang
      1,351 votes 33.62%
    • Ravi Shankar
      657 votes 16.35%
    • Chris Platzer
      598 votes 14.88%
    • (532 Under Votes, 8 Over Votes)

    Member, City Council; City of Vallejo; District 5Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites
    58,141 / 45.84% Yes votes
    68,688 / 54.16% No votes

    • Peter Bregenzer
      1,702 votes 34.29%
    • Tara Beasley-Stansberry
      1,295 votes 26.09%
    • Tanya Hall
      795 votes 16.02%
    • Melissa Bandong Bowman
      644 votes 12.98%
    • Dwight Monroe, Jr.
      527 votes 10.62%

    State Propositions

    Proposition 1 Reproductive Freedom
    Pass: 7,176,888 / 66.9% Yes votes ...... 3,553,564 / 33.1% No votes
    Amends California Constitution to expressly include an individual's fundamental right to reproductive freedom, which includes the fundamental right to choose to have an abortion and the fundamental right to choose or refuse contraceptives. This amendment does not narrow or limit the existing rights to privacy and equal protection under the California Constitution. Fiscal Impact: No direct fiscal effect because reproductive rights already are protected by state law.

    Proposition 26 Sports Betting in Casinos
    Fail: 3,514,597 / 33.0% Yes votes ...... 7,129,127 / 67.0% No votes
    Also allows: sports wagering at certain horseracing tracks; private lawsuits to enforce certain gambling laws. Directs revenues to General Fund, problem-gambling programs, enforcement. Fiscal Impact: Increased state revenues, possibly reaching tens of millions of dollars annually. Some of these revenues would support increased state regulatory and enforcement costs that could reach the low tens of millions of dollars annually.

    Proposition 27 Online Sports Betting
    Fail: 1,906,342 / 17.7% Yes votes ...... 8,849,206 / 82.3% No votes
    Allows Indian tribes and affiliated businesses to operate online/ mobile sports wagering outside tribal lands. Directs revenues to regulatory costs, homelessness programs, nonparticipating tribes. Fiscal Impact: Increased state revenues, possibly in the hundreds of millions of dollars but not likely to exceed $500 million annually. Some revenues would support state regulatory costs, possibly reaching the mid-tens of millions of dollars annually.

    Proposition 28 Funding Arts and Music Education
    Pass: 6,924,618 / 64.4% Yes votes ...... 3,827,971 / 35.6% No votes
    Provides additional funding from state General Fund for arts and music education in all K+12 public schools (including charter schools). Fiscal Impact: Increased state costs of about $1 billion annually, beginning next year, for arts education in public schools.

    Proposition 29 Kidney Dialysis Clinics
    Fail: 3,364,407 / 31.6% Yes votes ...... 7,281,201 / 68.4% No votes
    Requires physician, nurse practitioner, or physician assistant on site during treatment. Requires clinics to: disclose physicians' ownership interests; report infection data. Fiscal Impact: Increased state and local government costs likely in the tens of millions of dollars annually.

    Proposition 30 Income Tax on Millionaires for Electric Cars
    Fail: 4,560,488 / 42.4% Yes votes ...... 6,203,810 / 57.6% No votes
    Allocates tax revenues to zero-emission vehicle purchase incentives, vehicle charging stations, and wildfire prevention. Fiscal Impact: Increased state tax revenue ranging from $3.5 billion to $5 billion annually, with the new funding used to support zero-emission vehicle programs and wildfire response and prevention activities.

    Proposition 31 Yes or No to Banning Flavored Tobacco Products
    Pass: 6,803,431 / 63.4% Yes votes ...... 3,923,385 / 36.6% No votes
    A "Yes" vote approves, and a "No" vote rejects, a 2020 law prohibiting retail sale of certain flavored tobacco products. Fiscal Impact: Decreased state tobacco tax revenues ranging from tens of millions of dollars annually to around $100 million annually.

    Local Measures

    Measure D Quality of Life/Essential City Services Measure -- City of Dixon (Majority Approval Required)
    Shall the measure to maintain Dixon's essential services such as fire prevention; rapid 911 emergency response/neighborhood policy patrols; disaster preparedness; crime/gangs/drug prevention; street/pothole repair; attract/retain local businesses/jobs; and for general government use; by establishing 1 sales tax until ended by voters, providing $3,100,000 annually, with independent citizen oversight and no money that can be taken by the State, be adopted?

    Measure E Locally Controlled Funding for Essential Services Measure -- County of Solano (Majority Approval Required)
    To provide general County services, such as enhancing fire protection to reduce wildfire risk, preventing spread of wildfires from wildland areas to residential neighborhoods, improving 9-1-1 response times, adding rural and city firebreaks/reducing flammable vegetation, adding firefighters/paramedics, and improving early wildfire detection shall Solano County's ordinance enacting a 1/8% sales tax until ended by voters be adopted, requiring independent oversight, audits, and all revue controlled locally?

    Measure K Urban Growth Boundary Measure -- City of Benicia (Majority Approval Required)
    To continue the existing protections provided by the current Urban Growth Boundary ("UGB"), such as preventing urban sprawl, and preserving agricultural land and open space, shall the City of Benicia extend the existing UGB until December 31,2043, clarify the uses permitted beyond the UGB, and require that future changes to the UGB be approved by the voters?

    Measure M Facilities Repair and Improvement Measure -- Travis Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
    To repair aging schools by replacing plumbing, electrical, heating, and air conditioning systems; updating/adding classrooms for math, science, English, robotics/technology instruction; and improving safety and security, shall the Travis Unified School District measure authorizing $64 million dollars in bonds at legal rates be adopted, levying 6 cents per $100 dollars of assessed value ($4 million dollars annually) while bonds are outstanding, with independent citizen oversight, no funds for administrators, and all funds for local schools only?

    Measure P Safe Streets and Essential Services Measure -- City of Vallejo (Majority Approval Required)
    To maintain critical city services, such as keeping public spaces healthy/safe/clean; maintaining fire protection/emergency medical response/crime prevention; addressing homelessness/blight/dumping; repairing deteriorating neighborhood streets/roads/sidewalks; and for general government use; shall the City of Vallejo adopt a measure establishing a 0.875% sales tax, providing $18,000,000 annually until ended by voters, requiring audits, independent citizen oversight, and all funds legally required to be spent locally?

    Measure Q Bond Measure -- Vacaville Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
    To improve the quality of education; provide science, technology, engineering, and mathematics labs/classrooms; construct, upgrade, and renovate class rooms, restrooms and school facilities; and repair/replace leaky roofs, shall Vacaville Unified School District's measure be adopted authorizing $229,500,000 of bonds at legal rates, generating on average $13,745,000 annually while bonds are outstanding at a rate of approximately 4.5 per $100 assessed value, with annual audits, independent oversight committees, NO money for teacher salaries, and all funds spent locally?

    Measure R Sales Tax Measure -- City of Benicia (Majority Approval Required)
    Shall the City of Benicia enact a measure raising local funds under local control for general government purposes, including: repairing, paving and maintaining deteriorating streets; fixing potholes; improving safe routes to schools; protecting local creeks and the bay from toxins and pollution by fixing aging, deteriorating storm drains; by adopting a 3/4 cent sales tax, providing approximately $5,000,000 annually, with citizens' oversight and annual audits, until ended by voters?

    Measure S School Bond Election Resolution -- Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
    To improve the quality of education; make health, safety and handicapped accessibility improvements; repair or replace leaky roofs; and construct/modernize classrooms, restrooms and school facilities; shall Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District's measure be adopted authorizing $249,600,000 or bonds at legal rates, generating on average $17,700,000 annually while bonds are outstanding at a rate of approximately 4 per $100 assessed value, with annual audits, independent citizens' oversight committee, NO money for salaries and no money taken by the State?

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