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November 4, 2008 Election

County Results as of Nov 24 9:15pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (447/447)
70.8% Countywide Voter Turnout (162,941/230,163)
Statewide Results as of Nov 26 1:08pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (25423/25423)
77.5% Statewide Voter Turnout (13,412,761/17,304,091)

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  • President

    President/Vice President of the United StatesClick here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Barack Obama/Joe Biden, Democratic
      8,063,473 votes 61.1%
    • John McCain/Sarah Palin, Republican
      4,902,278 votes 37.1%
    • Ralph Nader/Matt Gonzales, Peace and Freedom
      105,375 votes 0.8%
    • Bob Barr/Wayne A. Root, Libertarian
      65,654 votes 0.5%
    • Alan Keyes/Wiley S. Drake, Sr., American Independent
      39,620 votes 0.3%
    • Cynthia McKinney/Rosa Clemente, Green
      37,432 votes 0.2%
    • Frank Moore/Susan Block (Write-in)
    • Ron Paul/Gail Lightfoot (Write-in)
    • Chuck Baldwin/Darrell Castle (Write-in)
    • James Harris/Alyson Kennedy (Write-in)

    US Legislature

    United States Representative; District 19Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • George Radanovich, Republican
      173,981 votes 100.0%
    • Peter Leinau (Write-in)
    • Phil Rockey (Write-in)

    State Assembly

    Member of the State Assembly; District 26Click here for more info on this contest including known links to other sites

    • Bill Berryhill, Republican
      70,620 votes 51.8%
    • John Eisenhut, Democratic
      65,940 votes 48.2%


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

    • Amy Bublak
      9,348 votes 25.97%
    • Mary Jackson
      9,105 votes 25.30%
    • Kurt Vander Weide
      8,612 votes 23.93%
    • David Fransen
      5,414 votes 15.04%
    • Jim Sarnowsky
      2,012 votes 5.59%
    • Jeff Anderson
      1,408 votes 3.91%
    • (95 Total Write-In Votes .26%)

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

    • Diana Lewis
      14,973 votes 98.34%
    • (253 Total Write-In Votes 1.66%)

    State Propositions

    Proposition 1A Safe, Reliable High-Speed Passenger Train
    Pass: 6,512,189 / 52.5% Yes votes ...... 5,887,181 / 47.5% No votes
    To provide Californians a safe, convenient, affordable, and reliable alternative to driving and high gas prices; to provide good-paying jobs and improve California's economy while reducing air pollution, global warming greenhouse gases, and our dependence on foreign oil, shall $9.95 billion in bonds be issued to establish a clean, efficient high-speed train service linking Southern California, the Sacramento/San Joaquin Valley, and the San Francisco Bay Area, with at least 90 percent of bond funds spent for specific projects, with federal and private matching funds required, all bond funds subject to an independent audit?

    Proposition 2 Standards for Confining Farm Animals
    Pass: 8,009,556 / 63.4% Yes votes ...... 4,622,352 / 36.6% No votes
    Shall certain farm animals be allowed, for the majority of every day, to fully extend their limbs or wings, lie down, stand up and turn around?

    Proposition 3 Children's Hospital Bond Act. Grant Program
    Pass: 6,805,649 / 55.1% Yes votes ...... 5,536,987 / 44.9% No votes
    Shall $980,000,000 in general obligation bonds be authorized for construction, expansion, remodeling, renovation, furnishing and equipping of eligible children's hospitals?

    Proposition 4 Waiting Period and Parental Notification Before Termination of Minor's Pregnancy
    Fail: 6,071,863 / 48.0% Yes votes ...... 6,570,777 / 52.0% No votes
    Shall the California Constitution be changed to prohibit abortion for an unemancipated minor until 48 hours after physician notifies minor's parent, legal guardian, or, in limited cases, substitute adult relative?

    Proposition 5 Nonviolent Drug Offenses, Sentencing, Parole and Rehabilitation
    Fail: 5,015,080 / 40.4% Yes votes ...... 7,407,454 / 59.6% No votes
    Shall $460,000,000 be allocated annually to improve and expand treatment programs?

    Proposition 6 Police and Law Enforcement Funding. Criminal Penalties and Laws
    Fail: 3,728,495 / 30.8% Yes votes ...... 8,365,052 / 69.2% No votes
    Shall of minimum of $965,000,000 of state funding be required each year for police and local law enforcement?

    Proposition 7 Renewable Energy Generation
    Fail: 4,376,814 / 35.4% Yes votes ...... 7,984,617 / 64.6% No votes
    Shall government-owned utilities be required to generate 20% of their electricity from renewable energy by 2010, a standard currently applicable to private electrical corporations? Shall all utilities be required to generate 40% by 2020 and 50% by 2025?

    Proposition 8 Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry
    Pass: 6,838,107 / 52.3% Yes votes ...... 6,246,463 / 47.7% No votes
    Shall the California Constitution be changed to eliminate the right of same-sex couples to marry providing that only marriage between a man and a woman is valid or recognized in California?

    Proposition 9 Criminal Justice System. Victims' Rights. Parole
    Pass: 6,518,511 / 53.8% Yes votes ...... 5,602,596 / 46.2% No votes
    Shall notification to victim and opportunity for input during phases of criminal justice process, including bail, pleas, sentencing and parole be required? Shall victim safety be a consideration for bail or parole?

    Proposition 10 Alternative Fuel Vehicles and Renewable Energy. Bonds
    Fail: 4,966,867 / 40.5% Yes votes ...... 7,303,418 / 59.5% No votes
    Shall $5 billion in bonds paid from state's General Fund be authorized to help consumers and others purchase certain vehicles, and to help research in renewable energy and alternative fuel vehicles?

    Proposition 11 Redistricting
    Pass: 5,957,057 / 50.8% Yes votes ...... 5,759,932 / 49.2% No votes
    Shall the authority for establishing state office boundaries be changed from elected representatives to a commission comprised of Democrats, Republicans, and representatives of neither party selected from the registered voter pool in a multilevel process?

    Proposition 12 Veteran's Bond Act of 2008
    Pass: 7,618,136 / 63.5% Yes votes ...... 4,385,715 / 36.5% No votes
    Shall a nine hundred million dollar ($900,000,000) bond be issued to provide farm and home aid for California veterans?

    Local Measures

    Measure S Better Roads/Safer Streets Program -- County of Stanislaus (2/3 Approval Required)
    Fail: 103,306 / 66.42% Yes votes ...... 52,229 / 33.58% No votes
    This Ordinance provides for the imposition of a one-half of one percent retail transactions and use tax by the Stanislaus County Transportation Authority for local transportation purposes for a period of 20 years.

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