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  • 1A: 76.9-23.1
    1B: 61.3-38.7
    1C: 57.4-42.6
    1D: 56.6-43.4
    1E: 64-36
    83: 70.6-29.4
    84: 53.7-46.3
    85: 45.9-54.1
    86: 48-52
    87: 45.2-54.8
    88: 23-77
    89: 25.5-74.5
    90: 47.6-52.4

    U.S. Sen.
    Feinstein 59.7
    Mountjoy 34.9
    Gov.
    Schwarzenegger 55.8
    Angelides 39.2
    Lt. Gov
    Garamendi 49.5
    McClintock 44.9
    Atty. Gen.
    Brown 56.7
    Poochigian 37.9
    Sec. of state
    Bowen 48.5
    McPherson 44.7
    Treasurer
    Lockyer 54.8
    Parrish 37
    Controller
    Chiang 50.9
    Strickland 40.1
    Insur. Comm.
    Poizner 50.7
    Bustamante 38.9

    For complete election results click here.


    Gov.
    Angelides 48.2
    Westly 43.1
    Lt. Gov
    Garamendi 42.9
    Speier 39.3
    Figueroa 17.8
    Atty. Gen.
    Brown 63.2
    Delgadillo 36.8
    Sec. of state
    Bowen 61.1
    Ortiz 38.9
    Treasurer
    Parrish 56.4
    Richman 43.6
    Controller
    Democratic primary
    Chiang 53.4
    Dunn 46.6
    Republican primary
    Strickland 40.9
    Maldonado 36.9
    Insur. Comm.
    Bustamante 70.5
    Kraft 29.5
    Supt. of Schools
    O'Connell 52.5, avoids run-off

    For complete election results click here.


    73: 47.4-52.6
    74: 45-55
    75: 46.6-53.4
    76: 38-62
    77: 40.5-59.5
    78: 41.5-58.5
    79: 38.9-61.1
    80: 34.3-65.7

    For complete election results click here.


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    Tuesday, October 10, 2006

    New Pro-Angelides IE

    A group of three labor groups, calling themselves Working Californians, are launching a radio-spot independent expenditure for Phil Angelides. The account is, so far, funded by three $100,000 donations from the United Teachers of Los Angeles, IBEW Local 18 and IBEW Local 11.

    That $300,000 is not enough to make a huge push in the race, but it's worth keeping an eye on. Here's the new IE Web site. You can listen to the radio spot there.

    Comments on "New Pro-Angelides IE"

     

    Blogger harold said ... (7:54 AM) : 

    Lasst year we voters rejected propositions supported by the governor; now he says he will pursue some of the proposals even though we have told him they are no good.
    This tells me how much repect he has for the majority of the voters.
    Also the governor says he is against raising taxes but what will he do if the ballot proposals calling for large increases in spending fail?
    Many of his programs for increased state spending are locked into the passing of these bonds.
    Finally I remember the governor saying he supported Prop. 187 to clamp down on welfare for illegal aliens but now he says he was wrong to favor it.
    Last year he was against raising the minimum wage because it was unfair to small business but now he signed the bill into law.
    So we have a governor who has a complete disregard for the wishes of the majority of the electorate.
    We have to wonder what the governor will do when he is re-elected and also how he intends to finance the programs he supports.
    Personally I intend to voted for Phil because at least he doesn't flip flop on the issues like the incumbent.
    I urge the voters to carefully consider their vote.
    The governor may be a good actor but that is not what we need to govern our state.

     

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