DemoChoice Web Poll: United States Senator from California
1 candidate will be elected with 1,355 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator (Democratic)  
 
 482  (35.6%)   
Richard Mountjoy, Immigration Control Consultant (Republican)  
 
 253  (18.7%)   
Todd Chretien, Writer (Green)  
 
 213  (15.7%)   
Michael Metti, Parent/Educator/Businessman (Libertarian)  
 
 193  (14.2%)   
Don Grundmann, Doctor of Chiropractic (American Independent)  
 
 153  (11.3%)   
Marsha Feinland, Retired Teacher (Peace and Freedom)  
 
 61  (4.5%)  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 (Marsha Feinland, Retired Teacher (Peace and Freedom)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: United States Senator from California
1 candidate will be elected with 1,355 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator (Democratic)  
 
 483  (35.9%)   
Richard Mountjoy, Immigration Control Consultant (Republican)  
 
 253  (18.8%)   
Todd Chretien, Writer (Green)  
 
 261  (19.4%)   
Michael Metti, Parent/Educator/Businessman (Libertarian)  
 
 194  (14.4%)   
Don Grundmann, Doctor of Chiropractic (American Independent)  
 
 153  (11.4%)  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 (Don Grundmann, Doctor of Chiropractic (American Independent)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: United States Senator from California
1 candidate will be elected with 1,355 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator (Democratic)  
 
 532  (40.3%)   
Richard Mountjoy, Immigration Control Consultant (Republican)  
 
 326  (24.7%)   
Todd Chretien, Writer (Green)  
 
 262  (19.9%)   
Michael Metti, Parent/Educator/Businessman (Libertarian)  
 
 199  (15.1%)  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 (Michael Metti, Parent/Educator/Businessman (Libertarian)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: United States Senator from California
1 candidate will be elected with 1,355 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator (Democratic)  
 
 595  (45.5%)   
Richard Mountjoy, Immigration Control Consultant (Republican)  
 
 431  (32.9%)   
Todd Chretien, Writer (Green)  
 
 283  (21.6%)  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 (Todd Chretien, Writer (Green)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: United States Senator from California
1 candidate will be elected with 1,355 ballots cast.

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


Round 5 Legend  
Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator (Democratic)  
 
 794  (63.2%)  Elected
Richard Mountjoy, Immigration Control Consultant (Republican)  
 
 463  (36.8%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator (Democratic) has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 58.6% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 35.6% 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: United States Senator from California
1 candidate will be elected with 1,355 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 
 
60.7%   
2nd 
 
23.2%   
3rd 
 
5.0%   
4th 
 
8.2%   
5th 
 
2.9%   
  pies need GD