San Diego Voter Guide

San Diego County Voter Guide

This Election 2016 San Diego County Voter Guide will help you cut through the rhetoric, election propaganda and biased media coverage of the campaigns. This guide ranks every aspect of a candidate’s record according to experience, integrity and commitment to community.

Here you’ll find recommendations for:

Scroll down for our recommendations.

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Ratings:

We have changed our ratings system from the Thumbs Up to a Five State system.

Every candidate is considered after thorough research; we also have a questionnaire for candidates to complete.

Here is our new rating system:

  •  : The best candidate. Our strongest endorsement.
  • : Very good.
  • : Acceptable.
  • Vote only to prevent worse candidate(s) from winning.
  • : Terrible. Do Not Vote. All your other votes will count.

November 8th, 2016 General Election Recommendations

PRESIDENT

  • Hillary Clinton
  • Gary Johnson
  • Jill Stein
  • Donald Trump

UNITED STATES SENATE

  • Kamala Harris
  • Loretta Sanchez

PROPOSITION 51–NO

PROPOSITION 52–NO

PROPOSITION 53–YES

PROPOSITION 54–YES

PROPOSITION 55–NO

PROPOSITION 56–NO

PROPOSITION 57–NO

PROPOSITION 58–NO

PROPOSITION 59–NO

PROPOSITION 60–NO

PROPOSITION 61–NO

PROPOSITION 62–NO

PROPOSITION 63–NO

PROPOSITION 64–NO

PROPOSITION 65–NO

PROPOSITION 66–YES

PROPOSITION 67–NO

UNITED STATES CONGRESS

District 49

  • Doug Applegate
  • Darrell Issa

District 50 

  • Duncan Hunter (incumbent)
  • Jeffrey Malloy

District 51

  • Juan Hidalgo
  • Juan Vargas (incumbent)

District 52

  • Denise Gitsham 
  • Scott Peters (incumbent)

District 53 

  • Susan Davis (incumbent)
  • James Veltmeyer 

STATE SENATE

District 39

  • Toni Atkins
  • John Renison 

STATE ASSEMBLY

District 71 (Santee)

  • Leo Hamel
  • Randy Voepel

District 75 (Escondido)

  • Andrew Masiel
  • Marie Waldron (incumbent)

District 77

  • Brian Maienschein (incumbent)
  • Melinda Vasquez

District 78

  • Todd Gloria
  • Kevin Melton

District 79

  • John Moore
  • Shirley Weber (incumbent)

District 80

  • Lorena Gonzalez (incumbent)
  • Lincoln Pickard

SAN DIEGO COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

District Three

  • Kristin Gaspar
  • Dave Roberts

SAN DIEGO CITY ATTORNEY

  • Mara Elliott
  • Robert Hickey 

SAN DIEGO CITY COUNCIL

District One

  • Barbara Bry
  • Ray Ellis 

District Nine

  • Ricardo Flores
  • Georgette Gomez

SAN DIEGO COUNTY MEASURES

More information to come!