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April 27, 2010

Appointment Election

Appointment to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Lt. Governor John Garamendi following his election to Congress. Appointment made by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Schwarzenegger had previously nominated Maldonado, but the confirmation was denied by the State Assembly.

  • Senate Floor Vote: Passed (25-7)
  • Assembly Floor Vote: Passed (53-21)

Lieutenant Governor
Abel Maldonado Republican Win