California Secretary of State - Elections Division
|2005 California Special Congressional Election|
2005 Los Angeles Mayor Results
Special Election in the 5th Congressional District Filing Deadline: January 24, 2005, Special Election Primary for 5th Congressional District: March 8, 2005, Special Election for 5th Congressional District: May 3, 2005,
Special Election in the 48th Congressional District Filing Deadline: September 24, 2005, Special Election Primary for 48th Congressional District: 10/4/05, Special Election for the 48th Congressional District: 12/6/05,
Last Updated: October 8, 2005
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties,
|Mayor of the City of Los Angeles (Non Partisan), 53.5% in 2001, Primary Results, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
|Councilmember '01 candidate Antonio R. Villaraigosa (D) 58.66%, James Kenneth "Jim" Hahn (D) 41.34%, |
|5th Congressional District, 71.4% in '04, Robert T. Matsui (D) died 1/2/04 before starting his 14th term|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Cook Political Report: Likely Democrat,
|widow / ex- White House liason Doris Matsui (D) 69.1%,
||ex-Gov. aide John Thomas Flynn (R) 7.56%, business consultant Serge Chernay (R) 4.28%, investment banker Patrick Michael O'Brien (R) 3.14%, ex-Kings ball boy / attorney Sheland "Shane" Singh (R) 2.1%, electrical technician Bruce Stevens (R) 1.33%,
||'04 nominee / software developer Pat Driscoll (G) 1.19%,|
|ex-Green Party member / law school dean Julie Padilla (D) 8.45%, case hearing representative / '98, '02 & '03 Gov. candidate Charles Chuck Pineda, Jr. (D) 0.8%,
||'03 Governor recall candidate / bail bondsman J. Leonard Padilla (I) 1.14%, |
|college instructional assistant Gale Morgan (L) 0.57%,|
|potter / '04 nominee peace activist / John C. Reiger (PF) 0.3%,|
|write in votes 0.11%|
|48th Congressional District, 65.0% in '04, 9th term, Christopher "Chris" Cox (R) nominated to S.E.C.|
Special Election Primary: 10/4/05, Special Election: 12/6/05
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Cook Political Report: Solid Republican,
|attorney Steve Young (D) 28.0%,
||St. Sen. John Campbell (R) 44.7%,
||Minuteman Project founder Jim Gilchrist (AI) 25.1%,|
|teacher Béa Tirtilli (G) 1.3%,|
|realtor Bruce D. Cohen (L) 0.9%,|
|D. Bruce Smith (WI),|
1. Link to Predictions:
2. D.C.'s Political Report's stars indicate the rating of the race from 1 star to 5 stars depending on its entertainment value.
The color indicates D.C.'s Political Report's prediction of the winning party.
| = Democrat retain control,
|| = Democrats take over control,
| = Republican retain control,
|| = Republicans take over control,
| = Independent / 3rd Party retains control,
|| = Independent / 3rd Party take over control
|Bold indicates incumbent.
||Yellow district indicates open races.
|Light Blue boxes indicates Democrats maintained control.
||Light Red boxes indicates Republicans maintained control.
|Blue boxes indicates Democrats took control.
||Red boxes indicates Republicans took control.
3. Key to California Political Parties: