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March 26, 1996

Special Election

Special Election to fill vacancies caused by resignations of Congressman Walter R. Tucker III (CD-37), State Senator Tom Campbell (SD-11) and Assemblyman Willie Brown (AD-13).

Tucker resigned after ethical charges were filed against him (he was later convicted). Campbell resigned after being elected to Congress, and Brown had been elected Mayor of San Francisco.

Omar Bradley Democratic 16% Loss
Murry J. Carter Democratic 3.6% Loss
Charles "Charlie" Davis Democratic 5.8% Loss
Joyce Harris Democratic 3% Loss
Juanita Millender-McDonald Democratic 31.7% Win
Willard H. Murray Jr. Democratic 23.8% Loss
Paul H. Richards Democratic 13.8% Loss
Robert M. Saucedo Democratic 1% Loss
Robin Tucker Democratic 1.2% Loss
Patrick Shannon Republican 44.6% Loss
Byron D. Sher Democratic 55.4% Win
Carole Migden Democratic 99.3% Win
Raymond C. Palmucci Write-in 0.6% Loss
Kevin Williams Write-in 0.1% Loss