JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Advanced Search Elected Offices Longest Service Shortest Service Redistricting Most Votes Ever Uncontested Races Recalls
Elections 2018 General 2019 SD-01 Special 2019 SD-33 Special Elections by Decade
Legislator Databases

[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

November 28, 1995

Recall Election

Special Election for the Recall of Assemblywoman Doris Allen (AD-67).

A total of 54,448 Californians voted in this election.

Shall Doris Allen be Recalled?
YES: 34,539
NO: 18,444

CANDIDATE REMOVED: On October 27, 2014, Orange County Superior Court Judge James T. Ford declared that Democrat Laurie Campbell was no longer a candidate. "The judge's decision was based on a technicality in the state Elections Code. Ford ruled that Campbell's nomination papers were improper because she had signed them claiming she gathered the more than 40 signatures she needed to qualify. In fact, they had been collected by someone else, a point Campbell's own attorney conceded." Source: "Judge Ousts Democrat From Race" by Eric Bailey and Peter Warren, Los Angeles Times, October 27, 1995

Scott R. Baugh Republican 45.3% Win
Shirley Carey Republican 4.6% Loss
Don MacAllister Republican 11.2% Loss
Linda Moulton-Patterson Democratic 31.7% Loss
Haydee V. Tillotson Republican 7.2% Loss