Assembly District 09
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All Districts > AD09: South Sacramento
[incumbent: Jim Cooper (D) - term limit: 2026]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 62.8 D
  • Mario Garcia (Democratic) - Small business owner  
  • Harry He (Democratic) - Real estate agent
    HarryHe2018.com  
  • (i) Jim Cooper (Democratic) - Member, State Assembly
    www.cooperforassembly.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Former Sacramento County sheriff and Elk Grove's first mayor Jim Cooper was elected in 2014, defeating fellow law enforcement official Darrell Fong. Cooper now has 12 years . . .

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 61.5%
    • Donald Trump (R) 32.9%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 63.3%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 36.7%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 60.5%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 37.5%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 58.1%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 36.2%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
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    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD09
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 18.2% 13.2% 16.1%
    Total Population 21.3% 12.5% 26.3%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 2014
    • Rod Brewer (D) - Director, Cosumnes CSD
    • Jim Cooper (D) - Councilmember, Elk Grove
    • Gary Davis (D) - Mayor, Elk Grove
    • Manuel Martin (R) - Local Founder, Tea Party Patriots
    • Diana Rodriguez (D) - Trustee, Sacramento Unified
    • ...[suggest additions]

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2018-01-28: THE NOONER for 01-28-18 . . .
    • 2017-11-16: THE NOONER for 11-16-17 . . .
    • 2017-10-04: THE NOONER for 10-04-17 . . .
    • 2016-05-27: AD09) Blanca Rubio (AD48) * the committee has al . . .
    • 2016-01-12: AD09 (South Sacramento): added Michael Horne (NPP) . . .
    • 2015-08-21: AD09 (South Sac-Elk Grove-Lodi): updated . . .
    • 2015-07-31: AD09 (Elk Grove): added businessman Tim Gorsulowsk . . .
    • 2014-07-30: AD09: Business money and arena fight shape tw . . .
    • 2014-04-28: AD09 (South Sacramento) AD10 (Marin-Petaluma) AD . . .
    • 2014-02-10: AD09 (South Sacramento): No endorsement AD10 (Mar . . .
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