Crime Victims United of California http://kalw.org en How an electoral tweak is throwing California lobbyists into disarray http://kalw.org/post/how-electoral-tweak-throwing-california-lobbyists-disarray <p>In 2012, a big shift will hit California&rsquo;s electoral system: open primaries. Open primaries, brought in by voters through 2010&prime;s Proposition 14, will allow the top two vote-getters in any primary for state office to advance to the general election, which means we could see districts with two Republicans or two Democrats competing in a general election. Mon, 05 Dec 2011 22:21:43 +0000 Rina Palta 2395 at http://kalw.org How an electoral tweak is throwing California lobbyists into disarray