California Democratic primary, 2016 facts for kids
The 2016 California Democratic primary was held on June 7 in the U.S. state of California. The primary was nonpartisan, meaning the candidates were not divided based on their political party. Hillary Clinton won the primary with 53.07% of the popular vote.
In 2015, Hillary Clinton dominated the polls. It slowly become a close call between Clinton and Bernie Sanders. The most recent poll before the primary, which was conducted by Fox News from April 18-21, 2016, says that Clinton has 48% of the vote compared to 46% for Sanders. The sample size was 623 people with a 4% margin of error.
|California Democratic primary, June 7, 2016|
|Candidate||Popular vote||Estimated delegates|
|Rocky De La Fuente||8,453||0.16%|
|Keith Russell Judd||7,201||0.14%|
|Source: The Green Papers|
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