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February 29, 1972

Special Election

Special Election to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Assemblyman Pete Wilson (AD-76). Wilson resigned after being elected Mayor of San Diego.

James H. Ashcraft Republican 44.2% Loss
Armin R. Moths American Independent 5.3% Loss
James P. Stronski Peace and Freedom 2.6% Loss
Bob Wilson Democratic 47.8% Win