With 11.1% reporting in the California presidential primaries, here are the results so far.
In the American Independent Party primary, Laurie Roth is leading the pack with 38.8%. Edward Noonan is right behind her with 38.6%. Mad Max Riekse is third with 22.6%. Over 13,500 votes have been counted thus far. This primary is non-binding and it awards no delegates.
In the Green Party primary, Jill Stein is leading the field with 46.7%, just ahead of Roseanne Barr with 41.2%. Kent Mesplay brings in the rear with 12.1%. Over 4,500 votes have been counted in this primary so far. This primary awards delegates to the national convention.
In the Libertarian Party primary, Gary Johnson is the runaway winner with 52.2% so far. His nearest competitor is Barbara Joy Waymire with 16.6%. Over 4,000 votes have been counted. This primary is non-binding and the nominee of the Libertarian Party is already known–Gary Johnson.
In the Peace and Freedom Party primary, over a thousand votes have been counted. Rocky Anderson is leading the three-person primary with 42.1%, Stewart Alexander is in second with 31.6%, and Stephen Durham is third with 26.3%.
There was no Americans Elect primary, as that party has abandoned its presidential nomination process.
In the US Senate race, four third party candidates are polling from .2% to 2%. The highest vote-getter is Libertarian Gail Lightfoot with 2.0%.
We’ll post more updates as the votes roll in.