California Elections and Deadlines

Presidential Primary & Special Primary

Completed
Mar
3
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    Feb 18, 2020
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    Feb 18, 2020
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    Feb 25, 2020
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    Mar 3, 2020
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    Mar 3, 2020, 8:00 PM

1: Mail ballots must be Received by Sep 21, 2021.

Special General

Completed
May
12
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    Apr 27, 2020
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    Apr 27, 2020
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    May 5, 2020
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    May 12, 2020
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    May 12, 2020, 8:00 PM

1: Mail ballots must be Received by Sep 21, 2021.

General Election

Completed
Nov
3
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    Oct 19, 2020
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    Oct 19, 2020
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    Oct 27, 2020
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    Nov 3, 2020
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    Nov 3, 2020, 8:00 PM

1: Mail ballots must be Received by Sep 21, 2021.

Recall Election

Sep
14
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    Aug 30, 2021
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    Aug 30, 2021
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    Sep 14, 2021
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    Sep 14, 2021, 8:00 PM

1: Mail ballots must be Received by Sep 21, 2021.