2018 Election results as of Fri­day afternoon, according to the California Secretary of State and Los Angeles and Kern county election officials. These totals do not include mail-in and provisional ballots remaining to be counted.

Congressional District 25:

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Katie Hill (D)    90,298    51.7%

Steve Knight(R)    84,272    48.3%

Congressional District 23:

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Kevin McCarthy (R)    90,105    66.4%

Tatiana Matta (D)    45,640    33.6%

State Assembly 36th District:

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Tom Lackey (R)    48,797    55.7%

Steve Fox (D)    38,835    44.3%

City of Palmdale – Mayor:

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Steve Hofbauer    11,300    44.8%

Jim Ledford    8,970    35.56%

V. Jesse Smith    4,953    19.64%

City of Palmdale City Council, 3rd District:

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Juan Carrillo    3,122    63.94%

Oscar Aleman    1,761    36.06%

Antelope Valley Healthcare District Measure H

Yes    40,972    61.98%

No    25,135    38.02%

Failed. Required two-thirds, or 66.66%, to pass.

Antelope Valley Healthcare District Board of Directors

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Phil Tuso    34,731    40.20%

Don Parazo    28,442    32.92%

Michael P. Rives    23,227    26.88%

Palmdale Water District Director, Division 2

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Don Wilson    1,948    61.28%

Joe Estes    1,231    38.72%

Palmdale Water District Director, Division 5

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Vincent J. Dino    2,236    71.74%

Sheik Aslam    881    28.26%

Antelope Valley Community College District, Trustee Area 2

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Steve Buffalo    4,939    54.69%

Miguel Coronado    2,424    26.84%

Byron Glennan    1,668    18.47%

Antelope Valley Joint Union High School District, Trustee Area 4

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Amanda Parrell    5,160    61.92%

Juan Blanco    3,173    38.08%

Antelope Valley Joint Union High School District, Trustee Area 5

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Victoria Ruffin    6,591    63.45%

R. Michael Dutton    3,797    36.55%

Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District (top three candidates)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Kelly W. Jensen    1,844    26.26%

Edward Julian Porter    1,494    21.28%

Ken Pfalzgraf    1,382    19.68%

Thomas S. Costan    1,071    15.25%

Lester V. Mascon    651    9.27%

Andrew Charles Kendall    579    8.25%

Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District (Unexpired term ending Dec. 4, 2020)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Tim Jorgensen    1,588    50.13%

Brandon Taylor Roque    674    21.28%

Dee Holland    565    17.83%

Allen Wessel    341    10.76%

Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District Measure CK

Yes    1,503    40.26%

No    2,230    59.74%

Failed. Required two-thirds, or 66.66% to pass.

Eastside Union School District, Trustee Area 1

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Doretta N. Thompson    507    54.93%

Wayne M. Kalliomaa    416    45.07%

Keppel Union School District (top three candidates)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Jannie Dutton    1,700    27.67%

Georgia Halliman    1,691    27.53%

Theresa M. McCafferty    1,545    25.15%

Christopher Minsal    1,207    19.65%

Palmdale School District (top three candidates)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Nancy Smith    9,545    25.86%

Ralph Velador    8,030    21.76%

Simone Zulu    7,626    20.66%

Joyce Ricks    5,090    13.79%

Vajezatha Zaccai Payne    3,450    9.35%

Dave Markov    3,169    8.59%

Southern Kern Unified School District (top three candidates)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Jim Bender    1,266    15.57%

Mario Gutierrez    1,060    13.04%

Linda Brandts    973    11.97%

Elizabeth L. Aqenenni    917    11.28%

Jonathan Compton    878    10.80%

Corthel “Corky” Robinson    858    10.55%

Naomi Novak    826    10.16%

David C. Gregg    639    7.86%

Robert Vincelette Jr.    385    4.73%

Brian George    329    4.05%

Southern Kern Unified School District— Short Term (one candidate)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Carol Robinson    1,751    53.74%

Gerald T. Boetsch Jr.    968    29.71%

Mark R. Notterman    539    16.54%

Westside Union School District (top three candidates)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Jennifer Navarro    6,979    23.62%

Billy Lindoff    6,733    22.79%

John Curiel    6,570    22.24%

Travis Wilson    5,115    17.31%

Amaka Donn    4,149    14.04%

Wilsona School District (top three candidates)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Kathy Harris    691    29.18%

Robert Harris    568    23.99%

David Lewis    557    23.52%

Anne Misicka    552    23.31%

Wilsona School District Special Election —Measure WE

Yes    866    67.03%

No    426    32.97%

Passed. Required two-thirds, or 66.66% to pass.

Rosamond Municipal Advisory Council Director (top four candidates):

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Brennan J. Riley    1, 855    25.85%

Gregory C. Washington    1,431    19.94%

Lisa M. Checkley    1,357    18.91%

William “Bill” Parkman    1,274    17.76%

Dennis Shoffner    1,258    17.53%

Rosamond Community Services Director (top three candidates)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Rick L. Webb    1,360    23.97%

Greg Wood    1,111    19.58%

Ben Stewart    971    17.11%

Ed MacKay    791    13.94%

Alfred Wallis    733    12.92%

Wade Hatcher    708    12.48%

California City Mayor (two-year term)

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Chuck Mcguire    590    27.49%

David Evans    569    26.51%

Leonard J. Martin    494    23.02%

Patrick D. Bohannon    493    22.97%

Steven Leonard     0    0.00%

California City Councilmember (top two candidates):

Candidate(s)    Votes    Percent

Nicholas Lessenevitch    1335    48.06%

Tami Marie Johnson    799    28.76%

Warren Batiste    644    23.18%

Jack W. Craig    0    0.00%

Kern County Tax Measure I (majority)

No    32,510    66.60%

Yes    16,301    33.40%

Kern County Cannabis Measure J  (majority)

No    77,721    61.71%

Yes    48,220    38.29%

Kern County Cannabis Measure K (majority)

No    67,674    53.80%

Yes    58,122    46.20%

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