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California Government Information: Elections & Voting


These links will provide information on current voting in California.

  • CA Secretary of State - The office in charge of voting and elections in California
  • Register to Vote - If you are a U.S. citizen age 18 years or older and a resident of California, register to vote online.
  • Political Parties in CA - Provides information on qualified parties (including contact information), parties attempting to qualify, how to qualify a political party, etc
  • CA Voter Bill of Rights
  • Upcoming Elections
  • Power Search -- Developed in partnership with the CA Secretary of State, allows access to electronically-reported, state-level campaign contribution raw data from 2001.  Find contributions and independent expenditures.
  • SOS Political Reform Division --  Provides campaign finance information.  Some files go back to the mid-1990's

Historic Election and Voting Statistics

Below you will find information on how many people voted, how many people registered, voting guides, and election outcomes.


California has a direct initiative process, where any voter, after following the guidelines, can propose and qualify a proposition to be voted on by the general public.  These links will provide information on California propositions and initiatives.