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FINAL CALIFORNIA ELECTION RETURNS

President

November 07, 1996

Key to Election Tables

* An asterisk (*) denotes an incumbent candidate; a dagger (**) denotes an appointed incumbent.

* A double dagger (***) indicates a race in a district shared by two or more counties. For that reason, individual tables do not reflect the total vote.

* Elected candidates and approved measures--or those leading with 99% of precincts reporting--are in bold type. Results are not official and could be affected by absentee ballots.

Party affiliation is indicated in parentheses:

(A) American Independent

(D) Democrat

(G) Green

(I) Independent

(L) Libertarian

(M) Reform

(N) Natural Law

(P) Peace and Freedom

(R) Republican

* Vote percentages may not add to 100% due to rounding. 0% means returns were unavailable or only absentee ballots had been counted.

* District locations are identified by county. In Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego and Ventura counties, they are identified by community.

* Write-in candidates and uncontested local races are not included in the tables.

How California Voted

Returns in the "How California Voted" columns represent vote totals from the entire state.

100% Precincts Reporting: votes (%)

Bill Clinton* (D): 4,640,703 (51%)

Bob Dole (R): 3,413,863 (38%)

Ross Perot (M): 637,716 (7%)

Ralph Nader (G): 214,417 (2%)

Harry Browne (L): 66,498 (1%)

Marsha Feinland (P): 22,595 (0%)

Howard Phillips (A): 18,936 (0%)

John Hagelin (N): 13,714 (0%)

How Orange County Voted

Returns in the "How Orange County Voted" columns represent vote totals from Orange County only.

100% Precincts Reporting: votes (%)

Bill Clinton* (D): 403,207 (52%)

Bob Dole (R): 295,037 (38%)

Ross Perot (M): 60,948 (8%)

Ralph Nader (G): 10,742 (1%)

Harry Browne (L): 7,348 (1%)

Marsha Feinland (P): 1,503 (0%)

Howard Phillips (A): 1,409 (0%)

John Hagelin (N): 957 (0%)

PROPOSITIONS

How California Voted

100% Precincts Reporting: votes (%)

204--Safe, clean, reliable water supply bond act.

Yes: 5,446,490 (63%)

No: 3,209,127 (37%)

205--Youthful and adult offender local facilities bond act of 1996.

Yes: 3,464,348 (41%)

No: 5,064,287 (59%)

206--Veterans' bond act of 1996.

Yes: 4,523,246 (54%)

No: 3,902,411 (46%)

207--Attorneys fees. Right to negotiate. Frivolous lawsuits. Initiative statute.

Yes: 2,885,352 (34%)

No: 5,585,726 (66%)

208--Campaign contributions and spending limits. Restricts lobbyists. Initiative statute.

Yes: 5,153,907 (61%)

No: 3,277,510 (39%)

209--Prohibition against discrimination or preferential treatment by state and other public entities. Initiative constitutional amendment.

Yes: 4,737,273 (54%)

No: 3,986,742 (46%)

210--Minimum wage increase. Initiative statute.

Yes: 5,380,469 (62%)

No: 3,343,150 (38%)

211--Attorney-client fee arrangements. Securities fraud. Lawsuits. Initiative statute.

Yes: 2,177,419 (26%)

No: 6,327,578 (74%)

212--Campaign contributions and spending limits. Repeals gift and honorarium limits. Restricts lobbyists. Initiative statute.

Yes: 4,095,122 (49%)

No: 4,248,888 (51%)

213--Limitation on recovery to felons, uninsured motorists, drunk drivers. Initiative statute.

Yes: 6,545,456 (77%)

No: 2,008,707 (24%)

214--Health care businesses. Consumer protection. Initiative statute.

Yes: 3,512,684 (42%)

No: 4,842,134 (58%)

215--Medical use of marijuana. Initiative statute.

Yes: 4,870,822 (56%)

No: 3,875,899 (44%)

216--Health care. Consumer protection. Taxes on corporate restructuring. Initiative statute.

Yes: 3,200,347 (39%)

No: 5,057,164 (61%)

217--Top income tax brackets. Reinstatement. Revenues to local agencies. Initiative statute.

Yes: 4,139,584 (49%)

No: 4,258,617 (51%)

218--Voter approval for local government taxes. Limitations on fees, assessments, and charges. Initiative constitutional amendment.

Yes: 4,687,030 (56%)

No: 3,623,773 (44%)

PROPOSITIONS

How Orange County Voted

100% Precincts Reporting: votes (%)

204--Safe, clean, reliable water supply bond act.

Yes: 431,387 (57%)

No: 324,186 (43%)

205--Youthful and adult offender local facilities bond act of 1996.

Yes: 291,764 (39%)

No: 453,558 (61%)

206--Veterans' bond act of 1996.

Yes: 332,081 (45%)

No: 405,558 (55%)

207--Attorneys fees. Right to negotiate. Frivolous lawsuits. Initiative statute.

Yes: 237,454 (32%)

No: 506,666 (68%)

208--Campaign contributions and spending limits. Restricts lobbyists. Initiative statute.

Yes: 427,380 (58%)

No: 315,717 (43%)

209--Prohibition against discrimination or preferential treatment by state and other public entities. Initiative constitutional amendment.

Yes: 482,800 (64%)

No: 267,317 (36%)

210--Minimum wage increase. Initiative statute.

Yes: 358,563 (48%)

No: 392,451 (52%)

211--Attorney-client fee arrangements. Securities fraud. Lawsuits. Initiative statute.

Yes: 160,486 (22%)

No: 573,417 (78%)

212--Campaign contributions and spending limits. Repeals gift and honorarium limits. Restricts lobbyists. Initiative statute.

Yes: 338,155 (47%)

No: 387,950 (53%)

213--Limitation on recovery to felons, uninsured motorists, drunk drivers. Initiative statute.

Yes: 599,625 (80%)

No: 145,800 (20%)

214--Health care businesses. Consumer protection. Initiative statute.

Yes: 279,122 (38%)

No: 460,376 (62%)

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