JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Advanced Search Elected Offices Redistricting Elections by Decade 2016 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

Jim Bates


Picture of Jim Bates
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-1982 Democratic CD-44 78474 Win
11-06-1984 Democratic CD-44 99378 Win
11-04-1986 Democratic CD-44 70557 Win
11-08-1988 Democratic CD-44 90796 Win
11-06-1990 Democratic CD-44 48712 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Jimmy Bates
Born: July 21, 1941 in Denver, Colorado
Military Service: USMC

1971-1974: Member, San Diego City Council
1975-1982: Member, San Diego Count Board of Supervisors
1980: Primary Candidate for CD-41 (Lost; 42.1%)

Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) []

[Update candidate information]