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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
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District 23California State AssemblyNovember 8, 2016California General Election

November 8, 2016California General Election

California State AssemblyDistrict 23

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Election Results

  • 100% of precincts reporting (314/314).

About this office

State assembly members introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and draft the state budget. They are elected to two-year terms.
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Who’s Running?

For this office, only the two candidates who get the most votes in the primary election appear in the general election. This is because of California's "top two" system. In some cases, the two candidates may be from the same political party.
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Jim Patterson

Republican
Businessman/Broadcast Executive
125,153 votes (75.9%)Winning
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Total money raised: $695,465

Below are the top contributors that gave money to support the candidate(s).

1
Farmers Insurance Group
$9,900
2
Mid Valley Disposal
$9,500
3
California Association of Realtors
$9,000
4
AT&T
$8,625
5
Associated Builders and Contractors Northern California
$8,400
5
Campos Land Company
$8,400
5
Donaghy Sales
$8,400
5
Edison International
$8,400
5
Gerawan Farming
$8,400
5
Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)
$8,400
5
Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians
$8,400
5
Philip Morris USA
$8,400
5
Sempra Energy
$8,400
5
Shiralian Enterprises
$8,400
5
Table Mountain Rancheria
$8,400
5
The Doctors Company
$8,400
5
Timeless Investments
$8,400

By State:

California 85.31%
Texas 1.80%
District of Columbia 1.42%
North Carolina 1.20%
Other 10.28%
85.31%10.28%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.95%)
Small contributions (0.05%)
99.95%

By Type:

From organizations (83.43%)
From individuals (16.57%)
83.43%16.57%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.
Republican
Retired Executive Director
39,656 votes (24.1%)
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  • Water
  • Education
  • Economy
Profession:Retired Non Profit Executive
Total money raised: $63,325

Below are the top contributors that gave money to support the candidate(s).

1
MORRIS, GWEN L
$31,500
2
Reuben Ellis Physician Consultant
$16,000
3
MERCY HOSPITAL
$1,200
4
Oswald Mowing Service
$500
4
Ramsey Group
$500

By State:

California 73.40%
Georgia 25.64%
Virginia 0.56%
Massachusetts 0.40%
73.40%25.64%

By Size:

Large contributions (98.55%)
Small contributions (1.45%)
98.55%

By Type:

From organizations (0.80%)
From individuals (99.20%)
99.20%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.
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