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Final Canvass of Phoenix Special Election for Mayor and Proposition 419Final Canvass of Phoenix Special Election for Mayor and Proposition 419<div class="ExternalClassEE3FCFDC5860462FAB73E4DD237D757F"><table cellspacing="0" width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-default"><tbody><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:100%;"><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>Final Canvass of Phoenix Special Election for Mayor and Proposition 419</strong></p><p>With the Phoenix City Council Dec. 5 canvass of vote for the city of Phoenix 2018 Special Election for Mayor and Proposition 419, the election results are now official. A total of 457,659 ballots were cast in this election, which represents 61.49% of the registered voters in Phoenix. These results include all ballots cast in this election.</p><table cellspacing="0" width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-default"><tbody><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:25%;"><strong>Mayor</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:25%;">Kate Gallego</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:25%;">171,035 votes</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:25%;">(44.61 percent)</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">​</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Moses Sanchez</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">71,121 votes</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">(18.55 percent)</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">​</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Nicholas Sarwark</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">40,218 votes</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">(10.49 percent)</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">​</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Daniel Valenzuela</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">100,998 votes</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">(26.34 percent)</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong>Prop. 419</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Election Funding<br> Disclosure Obligations</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><p>Yes – 331,803 votes</p><p>No – 58,314 votes</p></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><p>(85.05 percent)</p><p>(14.95 percent)</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Since no mayoral candidate received a majority of the votes cast, the two candidates with the most votes will proceed to a runoff election. On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, the city of Phoenix will conduct a Special Election. All registered voters residing in the city will elect a Mayor in the Runoff Election to serve the remainder of a term that expires April 19, 2021. </p><p>Registered voters residing in Phoenix Council District 5 will elect a Councilmember to serve the remainder of a term that expires April 19, 2021, and registered voters residing in Phoenix Council District 8 will elect a Councilmember to serve the remainder of a term that expires April 17, 2023.</p><p>For more information, visit <a href="http://lists.phoenix.gov/t/1393993/353985/9432/3/">Phoenix.gov/Elections</a>.<br></p></td></tr></tbody></table><p><br></p></div>12/5/2018 10:00:00 PMMatt Hamada602-376-5899