The vote counts in the AD-04 Special Election in 2011 were corrected today to reflect the counts as printed in the June 2012 Statement of Vote (released friday). Previously, the data on JoinCalifornia reflected the vote tallies as they were released in the Final Election Night Update. Elections officials still have nearly a month after […]

Senate Vote Counts

Just taking a quick look at the vote totals for the 40 current State Senators. Some things to note; 1) Nine of the top ten highest vote counts are from odd-numbered districts. Senators odd-numbered districts tend to win with a higher numbers of votes than those from even-numbered districts. This is due to the higher […]

Record Setting Legislative Turnover (December Update)

As we discussed in a previous post three months ago, it looks like California is going to see a near-record number of new legislators in 2013. In the Senate, 7 State Senators will be leaving due to term limits. Four Senators (Ronald Calderon, Gloria Negrete-McLeod, Michael Rubio, and Juan Vargas), are running for Congress mid-term, […]