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California Elections: Assembly District 25

Assembly District 25

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

Probable Candidates: 2020

District Projection: Safe Democratic
  • Anna Song (Democratic) - Member, Santa Clara County Board of Education
    annasong2020.com   [$$$]
  • Bob Brunton (Republican) - Small Business Owner   [$$$]
  • Alex Lee (Democratic) - Legislative Aide
    www.votealexlee.com   [$$$]
  • Roman Reed (Democratic) - Medical Research Director  
  • Karina Dominguez (Democratic) - Councilmember, Milpitas
    votekarinadominguez.com   [$$$]
  • Jim Canova (Democratic) - Trustee, Santa Clara Unified
    jimcanovaassembly2020.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Until the filing period closes, candidates who have made gestures to a run are included. Some of these may not run, while others are likely to jump in.

    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)