Summary of the 2019 Special Election for California Senate District 1

Because of California’s top two-primary and because long-time Republican Steven Baird re-registered as a Democrat to throw the election and then drop out, preventing endorsed Democratic candidate Silke Pfleuger from moving on,  California’s Senate District 1 went to a general special election with two Republicans on the ballot: Brian Dahle and Kevin Kiley. Brian Dahle prevailed for the North State.  … Read More