DemoChoice Web Poll: California Lieutenant Governor
1 candidate will be elected with 1,573 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
Tom McClintock, California State Senator (Republican)  
 
 380  (24.2%)   
Stewart Alexander, Automobile Sales Consultant (Peace and Freedom)  
 
 369  (23.5%)   
John Garamendi, California State Insurance Commissioner (Democratic)  
 
 283  (18.0%)   
James King, Real Estate Broker (American Independent)  
 
 230  (14.6%)   
Donna Warren, Financial Manager/Author (Green)  
 
 204  (13.0%)   
Lynnette Shaw, Caregiver/Musician (Libertarian)  
 
 107  (6.8%)  Defeated
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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 (Lynnette Shaw, Caregiver/Musician (Libertarian)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: California Lieutenant Governor
1 candidate will be elected with 1,573 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Tom McClintock, California State Senator (Republican)  
 
 444  (28.3%)   
Stewart Alexander, Automobile Sales Consultant (Peace and Freedom)  
 
 377  (24.0%)   
John Garamendi, California State Insurance Commissioner (Democratic)  
 
 289  (18.4%)   
James King, Real Estate Broker (American Independent)  
 
 235  (15.0%)   
Donna Warren, Financial Manager/Author (Green)  
 
 225  (14.3%)  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 (Donna Warren, Financial Manager/Author (Green)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: California Lieutenant Governor
1 candidate will be elected with 1,573 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Tom McClintock, California State Senator (Republican)  
 
 474  (30.3%)   
Stewart Alexander, Automobile Sales Consultant (Peace and Freedom)  
 
 432  (27.7%)   
John Garamendi, California State Insurance Commissioner (Democratic)  
 
 415  (26.6%)   
James King, Real Estate Broker (American Independent)  
 
 241  (15.4%)  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 (James King, Real Estate Broker (American Independent)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: California Lieutenant Governor
1 candidate will be elected with 1,573 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
Tom McClintock, California State Senator (Republican)  
 
 481  (33.9%)   
Stewart Alexander, Automobile Sales Consultant (Peace and Freedom)  
 
 510  (35.9%)   
John Garamendi, California State Insurance Commissioner (Democratic)  
 
 429  (30.2%)  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 (John Garamendi, California State Insurance Commissioner (Democratic)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: California Lieutenant Governor
1 candidate will be elected with 1,573 ballots cast.

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


Round 5 Legend  
Tom McClintock, California State Senator (Republican)  
 
 751  (54.4%)  Elected
Stewart Alexander, Automobile Sales Consultant (Peace and Freedom)  
 
 629  (45.6%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Tom McClintock, California State Senator (Republican) has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 47.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 24.2% if only the first-round votes were used.

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: California Lieutenant Governor
1 candidate will be elected with 1,573 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 
 
50.6%   
2nd 
 
30.1%   
3rd 
 
5.9%   
4th 
 
10.8%   
5th 
 
2.7%   
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