FOR PLANNING PURPOSES
August 3, 2015
Contact: Sam Mahood
Randomized Alphabet Drawing Set for November 3
Will Determine Order of Candidate Names in Local Elections
Secretary of State Alex Padilla will make a major announcement regarding the voting rights of thousands of Californians who are subject to alternate sentencing for low-level offenders under Realignment. The announcement comes two days before the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 being signed into law.
Secretary of State Alex Padilla’s staff will hold a randomized alphabet drawing to determine the order in which candidates’ names will appear on the November 3, 2015 local election ballots.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Secretary of State’s Office
Elections Division, 5th Floor
1500 11th Street