California voters


Poll Finds California Confusion On ‘Obamacare’ As Enrollment Nears

A new Field Poll says many Californians are only vaguely familiar with details of President Barack Obama’s health care reforms, even though enrollment starts in October.


U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

California Voters Give Congress Most Dismal Rating Ever

Californians have their dimmest view ever of Congress, according to a new poll, and the disapproval extends to both of California’s U.S. senators.



California Voters Continue Trend Of Weak Turnout For Midterms

Election officials estimate voter turnout in California for this year’s general election was on par with past years at less than 60 percent, despite some fiercely competitive races and voter frustration with the status quo.

CBS San Francisco–11/04/2010

Ballot machine (CBS)

California Voters Set Precedent With Mail-In Ballots

For the first time in a general election, more than half of California voters were expected to cast ballots by mail. That, in turn, meant that results of closer races could be delayed for several days.



National Groups Pay Big Bucks To Sway California Voters Anonymously

As the candidates sprint towards Election Day, outside groups have spent more than $50 million trying to influence voters in California, and the unlimited independent spending could swing some of the closest races.


Poll Finds Legalizing Pot Narrowly Opposed

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KCBS)- A new Field Poll finds voters are opposing marijuana legalization by a narrow margin. Voters are also opposing suspending California’s greenhouse gas reduction law.