Office of Governor:
While nearly 60% voted for John Cox in Del Norte County, Statewide the projected winner looks to be Gavin Newsom with 93% of the votes counted and 60% of the votes.
Del Norte County voted predominantly Republican for these offices: Secretary of State, Mark Meuser, Controller, Konstantitos Roditis, Attorney General, Steven C. Bailey, Treasurer, Greg Conlon, and US Representative, Dale K. Mensing. However, all of these offices, with 93% of the state votes in, went to Democrats:
Secretary of State continues to be: Alex Padilla
Controller continues to be: Betty T. Yee
Attorney General continues to be: Xavier Becerra
Treasurer continues to be: Fiona Ma
US Representative continues to be: Jared Huffman
The most contentious race: Prop 6 – repeal the gas tax – did not pass. The gas tax will remain.
Let’s looks at a couple of National Results:
The Republicans will retain control of the Senate while California Senator, Dianne Feinstein, is projected to win her 5th term defeating Kevin de Leon. At age 85, Feinstein is the oldest US Senator.
Other interesting results:
Bernie Sanders projected to win re-election to Senate seat in Vemont. He is an Independent that caucuses with Democrats.