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State of California (Butte, Colusa, Del Norte, Glenn, Nevada, Placer, Shasta, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yuba Counties) January 8, 2013 Election
State Senator; District 4-2010 Voter Information

Unexpired Short Term Ending 2014.

Results as of Jan 12 10:54am

Unofficial results as of January 9, 2013, 2:42 p.m.

Candidates (Vote for 1)

Jim Nielsen 87738 votes 66.6%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Rancher/Independent Businessman
Michael "Mickey" Harrington 43903 votes 33.4%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Labor Council President

Basic candidate data supplied by the Secretary of State. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
  Official Information

Secretary of State

  • Official Results
  • This special runoff election was held to fill the seat vacated by Doug LaMalfa. Voters were those who were eligible to vote in the 2010 regular election for Senate District 4.
  • About this Special Election
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Candidate Forums

  • The League of Women Voters of Butte County invited both candidates to participate in a forum. Only one candidate expressed interested. The LWV will not hold a forum if only one candidate is available, therefore, no League-sponsored forum will held in Butte County prior to this election.
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