Close Contests

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


Candidate Votes Percent
 Fiona Ma
(Party Preference: DEM)
2,699,941
44.3%
 Vivek Viswanathan
(Party Preference: DEM)
787,253
12.9%
 Greg Conlon
(Party Preference: REP)
1,285,829
21.1%
 Jack M. Guerrero
(Party Preference: REP)
1,183,999
19.4%
 Kevin Akin
(Party Preference: P&F)
136,581
2.2%

 



Candidate Votes Percent
 Barry Chang
(Party Preference: DEM)
151,024
8.8%
 Malia Cohen
(Party Preference: DEM)
659,970
38.6%
 Cathleen Galgiani
(Party Preference: DEM)
437,111
25.6%
 Mark Burns
(Party Preference: REP)
460,492
27.0%

 



Candidate Votes Percent
 David Dodson
(Party Preference: DEM)
227,052
15.0%
 Ken Lopez-Maddox
(Party Preference: DEM)
217,098
14.3%
 Mike Schaefer
(Party Preference: DEM)
257,291
16.9%
 Joel Anderson
(Party Preference: REP)
478,834
31.5%
 John F. Kelly
(Party Preference: REP)
251,223
16.5%
 Nader F. Shahatit
(Party Preference: REP)
30,772
2.0%
 Jim Stieringer
(Party Preference: REP)
55,743
3.7%

 



Candidate Votes Percent
*Mike Thompson
(Party Preference: DEM)
91,825
79.3%
 Jason Kishineff
(Party Preference: GRN)
4,106
3.5%
 Anthony Mills
(Party Preference: NPP)
10,588
9.1%
 Nils Palsson
(Party Preference: NPP)
9,331
8.1%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Marjorie "Marge" Doyle
(Party Preference: DEM)
22,306
21.9%
 Ronald J. ODonnell
(Party Preference: DEM)
4,637
4.5%
 Rita Ramirez
(Party Preference: DEM)
10,067
9.9%
*Paul Cook
(Party Preference: REP)
41,777
41.0%
 Tim Donnelly
(Party Preference: REP)
23,199
22.7%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Shahid Buttar
(Party Preference: DEM)
17,598
8.5%
 Stephen Jaffe
(Party Preference: DEM)
12,114
5.9%
 Ryan A. Khojasteh
(Party Preference: DEM)
9,498
4.6%
*Nancy Pelosi
(Party Preference: DEM)
141,365
68.5%
 Lisa Remmer
(Party Preference: REP)
18,771
9.1%
 Barry Hermanson
(Party Preference: GRN)
4,217
2.0%
 Michael Goldstein
(Party Preference: NPP)
2,820
1.4%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Hans Keirstead
(Party Preference: DEM)
29,804
17.2%
 Michael Kotick
(Party Preference: DEM)
2,593
1.5%
 Laura Oatman
(Party Preference: DEM)
2,402
1.4%
 Rachel Payne
(Party Preference: DEM)
3,580
2.1%
 Harley Rouda
(Party Preference: DEM)
29,873
17.3%
 Deanie Schaarsmith
(Party Preference: DEM)
1,427
0.8%
 Omar A. Siddiqui
(Party Preference: DEM)
8,601
5.0%
 Tony Zarkades
(Party Preference: DEM)
1,276
0.7%
 Scott Baugh
(Party Preference: REP)
27,412
15.8%
 John Gabbard
(Party Preference: REP)
5,620
3.2%
 Paul Martin
(Party Preference: REP)
2,882
1.7%
 Stelian Onufrei
(Party Preference: REP)
733
0.4%
*Dana Rohrabacher
(Party Preference: REP)
52,520
30.3%
 Shastina Sandman
(Party Preference: REP)
2,753
1.6%
 Brandon Reiser
(Party Preference: LIB)
960
0.6%
 Kevin Kensinger
(Party Preference: NPP)
686
0.4%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Doug Applegate
(Party Preference: DEM)
23,542
13.2%
 Sara Jacobs
(Party Preference: DEM)
28,266
15.8%
 Paul G. Kerr
(Party Preference: DEM)
7,986
4.5%
 Mike Levin
(Party Preference: DEM)
31,303
17.5%
 Rocky J. Ch├ívez
(Party Preference: REP)
13,537
7.6%
 Kristin Gaspar
(Party Preference: REP)
15,177
8.5%
 Diane L. Harkey
(Party Preference: REP)
45,618
25.5%
 Brian Maryott
(Party Preference: REP)
5,281
3.0%
 David Medway
(Party Preference: REP)
1,037
0.6%
 Craig A. Nordal
(Party Preference: REP)
1,130
0.6%
 Mike Schmitt
(Party Preference: REP)
2,238
1.3%
 Joshua Schoonover
(Party Preference: REP)
1,304
0.7%
 Danielle St. John
(Party Preference: GRN)
674
0.4%
 Joshua L. Hancock
(Party Preference: LIB)
532
0.3%
 Jordan P. Mills
(Party Preference: P&F)
222
0.1%
 Robert Pendleton
(Party Preference: NPP)
885
0.5%

 



Candidate Votes Percent
*Juan Vargas
(Party Preference: DEM)
43,787
64.4%
 Louis A. Fuentes
(Party Preference: REP)
1,070
1.6%
 Juan M. Hidalgo Jr.
(Party Preference: REP)
10,168
15.0%
 John R. Renison Jr.
(Party Preference: REP)
9,506
14.0%
 Juan Carlos "Charlie" Mercado
(Party Preference: NPP)
2,146
3.2%
 Kevin Mitchell
(Party Preference: NPP)
1,307
1.9%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
*Susan A. Davis
(Party Preference: DEM)
90,681
64.1%
 Brett A. Goda
(Party Preference: REP)
2,817
2.0%
 Shawn Gino Kane
(Party Preference: REP)
5,118
3.6%
 Matt Mendoza
(Party Preference: REP)
19,146
13.5%
 Morgan Murtaugh
(Party Preference: REP)
20,326
14.4%
 Bryan Kim
(Party Preference: NPP)
3,330
2.4%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
*Bob Hertzberg
(Party Preference: DEM)
67,250
66.7%
 Roger James Sayegh
(Party Preference: DEM)
10,814
10.7%
 Rudy Melendez
(Party Preference: REP)
11,471
11.4%
 Brandon Saario
(Party Preference: REP)
11,239
11.2%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
*Ben Allen
(Party Preference: DEM)
131,988
76.8%
 Mark Matthew Herd
(Party Preference: LIB)
18,627
10.8%
 Baron Bruno
(Party Preference: NPP)
21,199
12.3%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Bob J. Archuleta
(Party Preference: DEM)
20,647
17.4%
 Rudy Bermudez
(Party Preference: DEM)
5,454
4.6%
 David Castellanos
(Party Preference: DEM)
1,539
1.3%
 Vanessa Delgado
(Party Preference: DEM)
18,698
15.7%
 Tony Mendoza
(Party Preference: DEM)
11,903
10.0%
 Vivian Romero
(Party Preference: DEM)
5,487
4.6%
 Vicky Santana
(Party Preference: DEM)
8,227
6.9%
 Ali S. Taj
(Party Preference: DEM)
6,341
5.3%
 Ion Sarega
(Party Preference: REP)
11,573
9.7%
 Rita Topalian
(Party Preference: REP)
28,963
24.4%

 



Candidate Votes Percent
*Jim Cooper
(Party Preference: DEM)
49,085
68.0%
 Mario Garcia
(Party Preference: DEM)
11,395
15.8%
 Harry He
(Party Preference: DEM)
11,713
16.2%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Judy Appel
(Party Preference: DEM)
13,387
11.6%
 Ben Bartlett
(Party Preference: DEM)
3,873
3.3%
 Jovanka Beckles
(Party Preference: DEM)
18,132
15.7%
 Dan Kalb
(Party Preference: DEM)
17,837
15.4%
 Andy Katz
(Party Preference: DEM)
6,024
5.2%
 Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto
(Party Preference: DEM)
9,488
8.2%
 Sergey Vikramsingh Piterman
(Party Preference: DEM)
655
0.6%
 Owen Poindexter
(Party Preference: DEM)
777
0.7%
 Cheryl Sudduth
(Party Preference: DEM)
1,382
1.2%
 Raquella Thaman
(Party Preference: DEM)
956
0.8%
 Buffy Wicks
(Party Preference: DEM)
36,551
31.6%
 Pranav Jandhyala
(Party Preference: REP)
6,750
5.8%

 



Candidate Votes Percent
*Kansen Chu
(Party Preference: DEM)
36,209
51.9%
 Carmen Montano
(Party Preference: DEM)
15,218
21.8%
 Bob Brunton
(Party Preference: REP)
16,271
23.3%
 Robert Imhoff
(Party Preference: LIB)
2,112
3.0%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Jose Sigala
(Party Preference: DEM)
17,555
29.5%
 Warren Gubler
(Party Preference: REP)
16,805
28.2%
 Jack Lavers
(Party Preference: REP)
7,121
12.0%
*Devon Mathis
(Party Preference: REP)
18,050
30.3%

* Incumbent