Mixed, Late Results in Sonoma County Elections

Nov 9, 2016

The electoral upheaval at the national level was not felt much in Sonoma County’s local races, where big money from Independent Expenditure Committees bought mixed results.

Congressman Jared Huffman

With both houses of Congress and the White House controlled by Republicans going forward, North Coast Congressman Jared Huffman told KRCB Television that he and his colleagues in the Democratic minority will continue to exercise their role as the "loyal opposition," while stopping short of the disruptive tactics GOP lawmakers deployed to thwart the Obama administration.

Sonoma County has long been infamous for the slow pace of its ballot tabulation. The sizable turnout, and the presence of an active write-in candidate in Sebastopol, apparently combined to exacerbate the usual delays in this election. To see the latest totals from the Sonoma County Elections office, click here. Statewide results are available here.