The results of tonightÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s special election could really be clear by 8:00 tonight when the Registrar of Voters posts the first set of numbers on their website. There were so many absentee ballots that came in before today, and if Umberg has a lead at that time, it will only grow as the night rolls on.
Remember Republican Lynn Daucher’s big lead among absentee ballots in her November state Senate race against Democrat Lou Correa? For a while, it looked so grim that Correa was thinking of skipping his Election Night party. As we know, he then rallied to a dramatic victory. So if Umberg is behind at 8:05 p.m., I think it could still get interesting as the night proceeds.
Regardless of how things look for Umberg, weÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ll be at Proof Bar in Santa Ana around 10:00. HereÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s the info: