DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Dan Kalb 
 
 8,259  (28.8%)   
Amy Lemley 
 
 7,255  (25.3%)   
RIchard Raya 
 
 5,737  (20.0%)   
Gordon "Don" Link 
 
 2,152  (7.5%)   
Len Raphael 
 
 1,905  (6.6%)   
Donald Macleay 
 
 1,858  (6.5%)   
Craig Brandt 
 
 1,386  (4.8%)   
Write-In 
 
 107  (0.4%)  Defeated
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Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Write-In) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 2 Legend  
Dan Kalb 
 
 8,259  (28.9%)   
Amy Lemley 
 
 7,259  (25.4%)   
RIchard Raya 
 
 5,737  (20.1%)   
Gordon "Don" Link 
 
 2,152  (7.5%)   
Len Raphael 
 
 1,907  (6.7%)   
Donald Macleay 
 
 1,862  (6.5%)   
Craig Brandt 
 
 1,386  (4.9%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Craig Brandt) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 3 Legend  
Dan Kalb 
 
 8,400  (29.6%)   
Amy Lemley 
 
 7,511  (26.5%)   
RIchard Raya 
 
 5,937  (21.0%)   
Gordon "Don" Link 
 
 2,382  (8.4%)   
Len Raphael 
 
 2,165  (7.6%)   
Donald Macleay 
 
 1,937  (6.8%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Donald Macleay) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 4 Legend  
Dan Kalb 
 
 9,394  (33.5%)   
Amy Lemley 
 
 7,743  (27.6%)   
RIchard Raya 
 
 6,125  (21.8%)   
Gordon "Don" Link 
 
 2,521  (9.0%)   
Len Raphael 
 
 2,290  (8.2%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Len Raphael) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 5 Legend  
Dan Kalb 
 
 9,833  (35.8%)   
Amy Lemley 
 
 8,149  (29.6%)   
RIchard Raya 
 
 6,605  (24.0%)   
Gordon "Don" Link 
 
 2,913  (10.6%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Gordon "Don" Link) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 6 Legend  
Dan Kalb 
 
 10,302  (39.1%)   
Amy Lemley 
 
 8,757  (33.2%)   
RIchard Raya 
 
 7,290  (27.7%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (RIchard Raya) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

First Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 7 Legend  
Dan Kalb 
 
 12,293  (51.8%)  Elected
Amy Lemley 
 
 11,448  (48.2%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

Dan Kalb has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 42.9% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 28.8% if only the first-round votes were used.

Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 28,659 ballots cast.

First Round | Last Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Ballot Depth: This shows how much the lower rankings on ballots contributed to the winning candidate.

Rank   Fraction of votes for winner
1st 
 
67.1%   
2nd 
 
20.2%   
3rd 
 
12.7%   
  pies need GD