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Precinct inspector Nadja Jackson hands voting materials to Los Altos voter David Sawatzke on Election Day June 7.
More than 51 percent of Santa Clara County’s 788,000 registered voters cast their ballots in the June 7 California Primary Election. As of the Town Crier’s press deadline, 94 percent of the county’s ballots had been counted, according to the Registrar of Voters.
Countywide, Hillary Clinton commanded 58.8 percent of the Democratic vote, followed by Bernie Sanders at 40.5 percent. The Los Altos area gave Clinton an even stronger lead, with some local precincts reporting up to 75 percent support for the presumptive Democratic Party nominee.