California has regularly scheduled statewide primary and general elections in even-numbered years during both gubernatorial and presidential election cycles, on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in June and in November. Sacramento County and local municipal elections are also consolidated with these elections.

The next regular election is scheduled for:

November 8, 2016 — Presidential General Election

To learn more about California’s elections visit the Secretary of State’s website. And visit Sacramento County’s Voter Registration and Elections page.


DPSC regularly endorses candidates and ballot measures in each election. Click here to see our fall 2016 endorsements!