Assembly District 05
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All Districts > AD05: Foothills
[incumbent: Frank Bigelow (R) - term limit: 2024]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 58.6 R
  • (i) Frank Bigelow (Republican) - Member, State Assembly
    www.frankbigelow.com  
  • James Lex Bufford (Democratic) - Businessman  
  • Henry Ludwig Seufert (No Party Preference) -   
  • Carla Neal (Democratic) -
    carlajnealforcaassembly2018.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Second-term Assemblymember Frank Bigelow--the man with the biggest hat and biggest moustache in the Capitol will easily win a third term in this safe Republican seat.

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 38.5%
    • Donald Trump (R) 54.8%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 44.1%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 55.9%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 41.3%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 55.9%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 39.0%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 52.8%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
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    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD05
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 1.4% 2.5% 13.2%
    Total Population 1.6% 2.0% 25.8%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2018-01-30: THE NOONER for 01-30-18 . . .
    • 2018-01-03: THE NOONER for 01-03-18 . . .
    • 2017-11-08: THE NOONER for 11-08-17 . . .
    • 2016-02-09: AD05 (Foothills): updated analysis (available . . .
    • 2014-05-28: AD05 (Foothills) AD14 (Concord) AD21 (Merced) A . . .
    • 2014-04-08: AD05 (Foothills | ATC Partisan Index: 57.5 R) - Fr . . .
    • 2014-03-24: AD05 (Foothills | ATC Partisan Index: 57.5 R) - Fr . . .
    • 2013-07-01: AD05 (Foothills): added writer Tim Fitzgerald . . .
    • 2013-05-14: AD05 (Foothills) - Safe Republican *Frank Bigel . . .
    • 2013-05-13: AD05 (Foothills) - Safe Republican *Frank Bigel . . .
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