Assembly District 24
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All Districts > AD24: Palo Alto-Mountain View
[incumbent: Richard Gordon (D) - term limit: 2016]

General Election Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 74.2 D
  • Marc Berman (Democratic) - Councilmember/Education Advocate
    www.voteberman.com  
  • Vicki Veenker (Democratic) - Tehnology Attorney/Mediator
    vickiforassembly.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    The race to succeed Richard Gordon in this safe Democratic district puts to city councilmembers--Marc Berman of Palo Alto and Mike Kasperzak of Mountain View--will be one o . . .

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Richard S. Gordon (D)38,75860.1%295 of 295
    Diane Gabl (R)18,02127.9%295 of 295
    Greg Coladonato (D)7,73812.0%295 of 295

    County Breakdown | Vote Count Tracker
    Source: California Secretary of State

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 72.2%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 25.0%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 64.2%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 31.2%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (July 1-December 31, 2015 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Berman For Assembly 2016; Marc [SOS]$27,495$219,975$70,279$32,500
    Veenker For Assembly 2016; Vicki [SOS]$64,182$118,998$85,869$24,500
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Richard S. Gordon (D)118,12070.4%294 of 294
    Chengzhi "George" Yang (R)49,70029.6%294 of 294

    County Breakdown | Vote Count Tracker
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Richard S. Gordon (D)42,01857.0%259 of 259
    Chengzhi "George" Yang (R)20,94928.4%259 of 259
    Geby E. Espinosa (D)7,65410.4%259 of 259
    Joseph Antonelli Rosas (N)3,1294.2%259 of 259

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD24
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 17.4% 4.5% 10.4%
    Total Population 25.4% 2.9% 20.1%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0
    • Marc Berman (D) - Member, Palo Alto City Council
    • Marc Berman (D) - Member, Palo Alto City Council
    • R. Kasperzak, Jr. (D) -
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