JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Advanced Search Elected Offices Redistricting Elections by Decade 2016 Election 2018 Election
Elected Officials Longest Service Shortest Service Recalls
Political Parties Democratic Republican Am. Independent Green Libertarian Peace & Freedom No Party Preference
Legislator Databases Women in CA Politics

[search tips] [advanced search]

Searching tips

  • Enter a candidate's name to find a candidate
  • Enter the name of a political party to find the party and all candidates
  • Enter a date to find an election
  • Enter a year to find all elections within that year

Iris G. Sankey


Picture of Iris G. Sankey
CA Blue Book (2000)
Date Party Office Votes Result
03-06-1973 Democratic SD-38 9256 Loss
05-26-1976 Democratic SBOE2 0 Win
11-07-1978 Democratic SBOE2 710149 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: October 13, 1929
Child: Elyse Sankey Watson
Died: January 9, 1986

1964-1972: Member, Escondido Parks, Recreation and Beautification Commission
1975: Chairwoman, San Diego County Energy Committee
1976: Member, State Health Manpower Policy Commission
2003: A portion of the Kit Carson Park in Escondido was designated the "Iris Sankey Magical Garden"

NOTE: Sankey was the second woman to serve on the Board of Equalization.

Source: In Memoriam

[Update candidate information]