JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Elected Offices Elections by Decade Longest Service Shortest Service Most & Fewest Votes Uncontested Races Closest Contests Redistricting Recalls
Elections 2026 PREVIEW 2024 General 2024 CD-20 Special 2023 US Senate Appt 2022 General Prior 2020s Elections Elections by Decade
Other Stuff Advanced Search CA Constitution CA in Congress Line of Succession Highest Ranking SCOTUS Cases

[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

Ted Lempert


Picture of Ted Lempert
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1988 Democratic AD-20 72485 Win
11-06-1990 Democratic AD-20 71386 Win
11-05-1996 Democratic AD-21 92950 Win
11-03-1998 Democratic AD-21 89221 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: June 14, 1961 in San Mateo, CA
Married: Nicole Bergeron (m. 1991)
Children: Three daughters
Family: Son of Sue Lempert (San Mateo City Council, 1993-2006)

Previous: Intern, Congressman Tom Lantos
Previous: Intern, Assemblyman Robert W. Naylor
1992: Primary Candidate for CD-14 (Lost; 36.5%)
1993-1996: Member, San Mateo County Board of Supervisors
2000-2004: Founding CEO, EdVoice
2004: Primary Candidate for SD-11 (Lost; 42.5%)
2004-Present: President, Children Now
Present: Trustee, Junior Statesmen Foundation

  • LEGISLATION: Author of the Lempert-Keene-Seastrand Oil Spill Prevention and Response Act of 1990.
  • Lempert was the youngest member of the Assembly in 1988 at age 27.

Source: California Blue Book (2000)
Source: California Legislature Handbook (1991-92)