Close Contests

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

Election results will change throughout the 30-day canvass period as vote-by-mail ballots, provisional ballots (including conditional voter registration provisional ballots), and other ballots are tallied.

Candidate Votes Percent
 TJ Cox
(Party Preference: DEM)
47,358
49.1%
*David G. Valadao
(Party Preference: REP)
49,149
50.9%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Gil Cisneros
(Party Preference: DEM)
110,794
50.7%
 Young Kim
(Party Preference: REP)
107,774
49.3%

 



Candidate Votes Percent
 Tom Umberg
(Party Preference: DEM)
117,117
49.6%
*Janet Nguyen
(Party Preference: REP)
118,965
50.4%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Rebecca Bauer-Kahan
(Party Preference: DEM)
104,182
50.6%
*Catharine Baker
(Party Preference: REP)
101,669
49.4%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Christy Smith
(Party Preference: DEM)
84,210
50.9%
*Dante Acosta
(Party Preference: REP)
81,111
49.1%

* Incumbent



Candidate Votes Percent
 Tony K. Thurmond
(Party Preference: NON)
4,631,937
50.8%
 Marshall Tuck
(Party Preference: NON)
4,479,941
49.2%