DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Round 1

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill  Chart color  8  (44.4%)   
Luis Javier Rodriguez, Green, Writer/Poet, endorsed by Green party and Peace and Freedom party  Chart color  4  (22.2%)   
Joel Ventresca, Democratic, Retired Airport Analyst  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Heather Collins, Green, Small Business Owner  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Reinette Senum, No Party Preference  Chart color  1  (5.6%)  Defeated
Anthony Trimino, Republican, Entrepreneur/CEO  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Jenny Rae Le Roux, Republican, Entrepreneur/Mom/Businesswoman  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Major Williams, Republican, Entrepreneur/Businessman  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Reinette Senum, No Party Preference) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Round 2

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill  Chart color  8  (44.4%)   
Luis Javier Rodriguez, Green, Writer/Poet, endorsed by Green party and Peace and Freedom party  Chart color  4  (22.2%)   
Joel Ventresca, Democratic, Retired Airport Analyst  Chart color  2  (11.1%)   
Heather Collins, Green, Small Business Owner  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Anthony Trimino, Republican, Entrepreneur/CEO  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Jenny Rae Le Roux, Republican, Entrepreneur/Mom/Businesswoman  Chart color  1  (5.6%)  Defeated
Major Williams, Republican, Entrepreneur/Businessman  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Jenny Rae Le Roux, Republican, Entrepreneur/Mom/Businesswoman) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Round 3

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill  Chart color  9  (50.0%)   
Luis Javier Rodriguez, Green, Writer/Poet, endorsed by Green party and Peace and Freedom party  Chart color  4  (22.2%)   
Joel Ventresca, Democratic, Retired Airport Analyst  Chart color  2  (11.1%)   
Heather Collins, Green, Small Business Owner  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Anthony Trimino, Republican, Entrepreneur/CEO  Chart color  1  (5.6%)  Defeated
Major Williams, Republican, Entrepreneur/Businessman  Chart color  1  (5.6%)   
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Anthony Trimino, Republican, Entrepreneur/CEO) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Round 4

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill  Chart color  9  (50.0%)   
Luis Javier Rodriguez, Green, Writer/Poet, endorsed by Green party and Peace and Freedom party  Chart color  4  (22.2%)   
Joel Ventresca, Democratic, Retired Airport Analyst  Chart color  2  (11.1%)   
Heather Collins, Green, Small Business Owner  Chart color  1  (5.6%)  Defeated
Major Williams, Republican, Entrepreneur/Businessman  Chart color  2  (11.1%)   
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Heather Collins, Green, Small Business Owner) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Round 5

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill  Chart color  9  (50.0%)   
Luis Javier Rodriguez, Green, Writer/Poet, endorsed by Green party and Peace and Freedom party  Chart color  4  (22.2%)   
Joel Ventresca, Democratic, Retired Airport Analyst  Chart color  3  (16.7%)   
Major Williams, Republican, Entrepreneur/Businessman  Chart color  2  (11.1%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Major Williams, Republican, Entrepreneur/Businessman) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Round 6

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill  Chart color  9  (50.0%)   
Luis Javier Rodriguez, Green, Writer/Poet, endorsed by Green party and Peace and Freedom party  Chart color  5  (27.8%)   
Joel Ventresca, Democratic, Retired Airport Analyst  Chart color  4  (22.2%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Joel Ventresca, Democratic, Retired Airport Analyst) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Round 7

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill  Chart color  9  (56.3%)  Elected
Luis Javier Rodriguez, Green, Writer/Poet, endorsed by Green party and Peace and Freedom party  Chart color  7  (43.8%)  Defeated
Pie chart

Gavin Newsom, Democratic, Governor of California, party-endorsed, vetoed ranked-choice voting bill has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.

In the end, 50% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 44.4% if only the first-round votes were used.

Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: California Governor Primary Election, June 2022

1 candidate will be elected with 18 ballots cast.


Ballot Depth

This shows how much the lower rankings on ballots contributed to the winning candidate.

Rank Fraction of votes for winner
1st    88.9% 
2nd    11.1% 
Pie chart