Close Contests

What qualifies as a "close contest" for purposes of the Secretary of State's election results website?


Candidate Votes Percent
 Roger La Plante
(Party Preference: DEM)
6,524
5.5%
 John Pinkerton
(Party Preference: DEM)
11,465
9.7%
 Rita Ramirez
(Party Preference: DEM)
25,716
21.8%
*Paul Cook
(Party Preference: REP)
49,789
42.2%
 Tim Donnelly
(Party Preference: REP)
24,420
20.7%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
*Nancy Pelosi
(Party Preference: DEM)
169,537
78.1%
 Bob Miller
(Party Preference: REP)
16,583
7.6%
 Barry Hermanson
(Party Preference: GRN)
14,289
6.6%
 Preston Picus
(Party Preference: NPP)
16,633
7.7%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
 Emilio Jesus Huerta
(Party Preference: DEM)
15,638
23.3%
 Daniel Parra
(Party Preference: DEM)
14,521
21.7%
*David Valadao
(Party Preference: REP)
36,845
55.0%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
 Richard Alarcon
(Party Preference: DEM)
11,384
12.8%
 Benny "Benito" Bernal
(Party Preference: DEM)
9,114
10.3%
*Tony Cardenas
(Party Preference: DEM)
54,925
61.8%
 David Z. Guzman
(Party Preference: DEM)
3,318
3.7%
 Joseph "Joe" Shammas
(Party Preference: DEM)
10,137
11.4%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
 Roger Hernández
(Party Preference: DEM)
24,101
24.0%
*Grace F. Napolitano
(Party Preference: DEM)
51,979
51.7%
 Gordon E. Fisher
(Party Preference: REP)
24,485
24.3%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
*Karen Bass
(Party Preference: DEM)
109,348
80.6%
 Chris Blake Wiggins
(Party Preference: DEM)
13,980
10.3%
 Shariff A. Hasan
(Party Preference: REP)
12,356
9.1%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
*Susan A. Davis
(Party Preference: DEM)
104,641
65.5%
 Nicholas "Nick" Walpert
(Party Preference: DEM)
6,645
4.2%
 Jim Ash
(Party Preference: REP)
24,055
15.0%
 James Veltmeyer
(Party Preference: REP)
24,498
15.3%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
 Veronica "Roni" Jacobi
(Party Preference: DEM)
22,115
16.5%
*Marc Levine
(Party Preference: DEM)
89,090
66.4%
 Gregory Allen
(Party Preference: REP)
22,905
17.1%

Incumbent is marked with an asterisk (*)



Candidate Votes Percent
 Gregg D. Fritchle
(Party Preference: DEM)
31,805
35.7%
 Phillip Chen
(Party Preference: REP)
19,510
21.9%
 Ray Marquez
(Party Preference: REP)
10,677
12.0%
 Mike Spence
(Party Preference: REP)
18,557
20.8%
 Steven M. Tye
(Party Preference: REP)
8,478
9.5%


Candidate Votes Percent
 Sean Jay Panahi
(Party Preference: DEM)
32,610
33.0%
 Steven S. Choi
(Party Preference: REP)
19,559
19.8%
 Alexia Deligianni-Brydges
(Party Preference: REP)
5,098
5.2%
 Deborah Pauly
(Party Preference: REP)
13,880
14.1%
 Kostas Roditis
(Party Preference: REP)
3,528
3.6%
 Harry Sidhu
(Party Preference: REP)
19,405
19.7%
 Brian Chuchua
(Party Preference: NPP)
4,635
4.7%