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  CA Proposition 62 - Elections and Primaries
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Parents > United States > California > Propositions > 2004 Referendums > Open Primaries
OfficeReferendum
Type Referendum
Filing Deadline 00, 2004 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 2004 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 2004 - 11:00pm
Term Start March 01, 2006 - 12:00pm
Term End 00, 9999 - 12:00pm
Turnout 53.89% Registered 26.34% Total Population
ContributorPatrick
Last ModifiedJason August 23, 2010 11:19pm
Data SourcesCalifornia League of Women Voters
Description * Requires primary elections where all voters may vote for any state or federal candidate regardless of how a voter or candidate is registered.
* Exempts presidential nominations and elections of party central committees.
* Only the two primary-election candidates receiving most votes for an office, whether they are candidates with "no party" or members of same or different party, would be listed on general election ballot.
* In special primary election, candidate receiving majority vote is elected.
* Requires political party's consent for identification of candidates' party registration on ballot and in other official election publications.

A YES vote of this measure means:

All voters would receive the same primary election ballot for most state and federal offices. The top two vote-getting candidates--regardless of political party identification--would be placed on the general election ballot.

A NO vote of this measure means:

Voters would continue to receive primary election ballots based on political party identification. The top vote-getting candidate from each political party would be placed on the general election ballot.
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
10/17/2004 11/02/2004
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
No ----1 --
Yes 1 ------
Leaning Call: No (75.00%)
Weighted Call: No (84.67%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
10/14/2004 10/27/2004

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name No Yes  
PartyNO YES  
Website  
Uncertified Votes4,844,062 (54.29%) 4,078,235 (45.71%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -765,827 (-8.58%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (2 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg38.56%-- 39.44%--  
Field Poll 
10/21/04-10/27/04
38.00% 7.0 40.00% 4.0
Field Poll 
10/14/04-10/14/04
31.00% -- 44.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
MNI Jesse Ventura
I John B. Anderson
D Ex-New Jerseyan
  San Francisco Bay Guardian
AENM Angry Russian
LBT Silver Dime
I Chase McFadden
B Mse Ripzaw
 

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