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California Elections: Assembly District 25

Assembly District 25

All Districts > AD25: Fremont-Sta Clara
[incumbent: Kansen Chu (D-San Jose) - term limit: 2026 - Directory Page]

Probable Candidates: 2020

District Projection: Safe Democratic
  • Bob Brunton (Republican) - Small Business Owner  
  • Jim Canova (Democratic) - Trustee, Santa Clara Unified  
  • Karina Dominguez (Democratic) - Councilmember, Milpitas  
  • Alex Lee (Democratic) - Legislative Aide  
  • Anna Song (Democratic) - Member, Santa Clara County Board of Education  
  • Rich Tran (Democratic) - Mayor, Milpitas  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    With no candidates term-limited in 2020 few people were looking at 2020 as having many significant races in the East Bay. That initially changed when Congressman Eric Swalwell (CA15) announced an exploratory committee for a run for President. Many though that he would put his toes in the water, enjoy the increased national attention, and then return to a re-election . . .

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    District Geography

    Counties: Alameda (34.3%), Santa Clara (65.7%) of 215,077 registered voters.
     

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 73.6%
    • Donald Trump (R) 20.9%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 75.0%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 25.0%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 72.4%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 25.3%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD25
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 39.3% 3.6% 16.2%
    Total Population 49.4% 3.0% 19.7%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)