March 26, 1996
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.
|Murry J. Carter||Democratic||3.6%||Loss|
|Charles "Charlie" Davis||Democratic||5.8%||Loss|
|Willard H. Murray Jr.||Democratic||23.8%||Loss|
|Paul H. Richards||Democratic||13.8%||Loss|
|Robert M. Saucedo||Democratic||1%||Loss|
|Byron D. Sher||Democratic||55.4%||Win|
|Raymond C. Palmucci||Write-in||0.6%||Loss|