1970 General Election
11/3/1970

Results last updated: 5/19/2009 7:09:50 PM
Governor
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Jesse M. Unruh
54.22% 14,643
Ronald Reagan
43.93% 11,864
William K. Shearer
1.27% 343
Ricardo Romo
0.58% 156
27,006
Lieutenant Governor
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
John Haag
0.90% 243
Ed Reinecke
44.46% 11,953
Alfred E. Alquist
53.41% 14,359
Merwyn H. Hemp
1.23% 330
26,885
Secretary of State
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Israel Feuer
0.84% 225
James L. Flournoy
38.34% 10,330
Edmund G. Brown Jr.
58.39% 15,734
Thomas M. Goodloe Jr.
2.43% 656
26,945
State Controller
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
C. T. Weber
1.42% 376
Houston I. Flournoy
54.50% 14,430
Ronald Brooks Cameron
44.08% 11,670
26,476
State Treasurer
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Ivy Baker Priest
56.72% 15,109
Milton G. Gordon
42.20% 11,241
Jack Hampton
1.07% 286
26,636
Attorney General
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Evelle J. Younger
37.06% 9,805
Marguerite M. (Marge) Buckley
2.51% 664
Charles A. O'Brien
60.43% 15,985
26,454
State Board of Equalization, Dist. 3
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
William Bennett
63.41% 16,815
Ernest N. Kettenhofen
34.70% 9,202
Teresa E. Mortara
1.88% 499
26,516
State Superintendent of Public Instruction
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Wilson Riles
63.05% 16,654
Max Rafferty
36.95% 9,761
26,415
Coroner/Public Admin.
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
S. Pete Lambert
47.41% 12,072
Joseph W. "Joe" Kohn
52.59% 13,389
25,461
Senator
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
John V. Tunney
64.97% 17,629
Charles C. Ripley
0.85% 231
George Murphy
33.73% 9,151
Robert Scheer
0.45% 123
27,134
State Senate, Dist. 2
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Fred W. Marler, Jr.
66.29% 17,808
Melvyn E. Lucas
33.71% 9,055
26,863
U.S. Representative, Dist. 2
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Harold T. (Bizz) Johnson
81.43% 21,844
Jack R. Carrigg
2.06% 553
Lloyd E. Gilbert
16.51% 4,429
26,826
State Assembly, Dist. 1
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Pauline L. Davis
69.89% 18,527
Clifford C. Hord
30.11% 7,981
26,508
Mayers Memorial Health Care District
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Everett L. Beck
41.76% 1,482
Edward F. Bruce
40.55% 1,439
Anne M. Knoch
17.70% 628
3,549
1970 General Election - Measure 1
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
74.94% 17,640
No
25.06% 5,899
23,539
1970 General Election - Measure 2
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
46.10% 9,876
No
53.90% 11,545
21,421
1970 General Election - Measure 3
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
56.37% 12,239
No
43.63% 9,474
21,713
1970 General Election - Measure 4
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
51.19% 11,224
No
48.81% 10,702
21,926
1970 General Election - Measure 5
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
66.54% 14,349
No
33.46% 7,214
21,563
1970 General Election - Measure 6
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
61.42% 13,104
No
38.58% 8,231
21,335
1970 General Election - Measure 7
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
47.05% 9,571
No
52.95% 10,771
20,342
1970 General Election - Measure 8
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
30.81% 6,331
No
69.19% 14,216
20,547
1970 General Election - Measure 9
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
30.44% 6,462
No
69.56% 14,767
21,229
1970 General Election - Measure 10
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
38.96% 8,377
No
61.04% 13,123
21,500
1970 General Election - Measure 11
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
66.56% 14,249
No
33.44% 7,158
21,407
1970 General Election - Measure 12
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
49.39% 10,354
No
50.61% 10,611
20,965
1970 General Election - Measure 13
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
83.99% 19,469
No
16.01% 3,712
23,181
1970 General Election - Measure 15
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
58.49% 11,959
No
41.51% 8,488
20,447
1970 General Election - Measure 16
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
53.53% 10,766
No
46.47% 9,346
20,112
1970 General Election - Measure 14
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
50.72% 10,449
No
49.28% 10,152
20,601
1970 General Election - Measure 17
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
65.41% 13,180
No
34.59% 6,969
20,149
1970 General Election - Measure 18
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
33.13% 7,987
No
66.87% 16,118
24,105
1970 General Election - Measure 19
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
62.53% 13,223
No
37.47% 7,924
21,147
1970 General Election - Measure 20
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
57.97% 13,205
No
42.03% 9,574
22,779
1970 General Election - State Supreme Court - Donald R. Wright
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
82.56% 15,606
No
17.44% 3,296
18,902
1970 General Election - State Supreme Court - Louis H. Burke
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
80.59% 14,524
No
19.41% 3,498
18,022
1970 General Election - State Supreme Court - Raymond E. Peters
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
79.20% 13,867
No
20.80% 3,642
17,509
1970 General Election - State Supreme Court - Raymond L. Sullivan
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
80.03% 14,139
No
19.97% 3,528
17,667
1970 General Election - Appellate Court - Leonard M. Friedman
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
80.70% 14,370
No
19.30% 3,436
17,806
1970 General Election - Appellate Court - Bertram D. Janes
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
79.80% 13,937
No
20.20% 3,528
17,465