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June 8, 1976

Special Election

Special Election to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of State Senator George R. Moscone (SD-06). Moscone resigned after being elected Mayor of San Francisco.

Guy Caputo American Independent 2.6% Loss
Patricia Dolbeare Independent 3.4% Loss
John Francis Foran Democratic 59.2% Win
Bruce B. Makar Republican 34.8% Loss