San Francisco mayoral election, 1995

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San Francisco mayoral election, 1995
San Francisco
1991 ←
November 7, 1995 (1995-11-07)
December 12, 1995 (1995-12-12)

→ 1999

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Nominee Willie Brown Frank Jordan
Party Democratic Democratic
Popular vote 72,955 (Nov. 7)
107,500 (Dec. 12)
70,764 (Nov. 7)
82,173 (Dec. 12)
Percentage 33.66% (Nov. 7)
55.44% (Dec. 12)
32.65% (Nov. 7)
42.38% (Dec. 12)

Mayor before election

Frank Jordan
Democratic

Elected Mayor

Willie Brown
Democratic

The 1995 San Francisco mayoral election was held on November 7, 1995, with a runoff election held on December 12, 1995. Former Speaker of the California State Assembly Willie Brown defeated incumbent mayor Frank Jordan in a runoff election to become the 41st Mayor of San Francisco.

Results[edit]

San Francisco mayoral election, 1995[1][2]
Candidate Votes Percentage
Willie Brown 72,955 33.66%
Frank Jordan (incumbent) 70,764 32.65%
Roberta Achtenberg 56,583 26.11%
Ben Hom 6,355 2.93%
Angela Alioto 1,386 0.64%
Joel Ventresca 1,279 0.59%
Dan Larkosh 732 0.34%
Ellis L. A. Keyes 195 0.09%
Invalid or blank votes 6,486 2.99%
Total votes 216,735 100.00%
Voter turnout 51.9%
Runoff election
Willie Brown 107,500 55.44%
Frank Jordan (incumbent) 82,173 42.38%
Invalid or blank votes 4,240 2.19%
Total votes 193,913 100.00%
Voter turnout 45.5%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "City and County of San Francisco November 7, 1995 Consolidated Municipal Election Statement of Votes". San Francisco Department of Elections. Retrieved February 20, 2009. 
  2. ^ "City and County of San Francisco December 12, 1995 Mayoral Run-Off Election Statement of Votes". San Francisco Department of Elections. Retrieved February 20, 2009. 

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