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April 10, 1990

Special Election

Special Elections to fill the seats vacated by State Senators Joseph Montoya (SD-26) and William P. Campbell (SD-31). Senator Montoya resigned after being convicted for extortion, racketeering, and money laundering. Senator Campbell Senator resigned to become President of the California Manufacturers Association (CMA).

SD-26
Charles M. Calderon Democratic 68.1% Win
Kim J. Goldsworthy Libertarian 4.8% Loss
Richard S. Gonzales Write-in Loss
Joe A. Urguidi Republican 27.1% Loss
 
SD-31
Janice Lynn Graham Democratic 35.7% Loss
Frank Hill Republican 60.9% Win
Robert W. Lewis American Independent 3.4% Loss