Probable Candidates: 2020
Charles W. Cole (Republican) - Businessman/Media Consultant Steve Bennett (Democratic) - Ventura County Supervisor
Jason Dominguez ( (Democratic) - ) - City Councilmember/Teacher Elsa Granados ( (Democratic) - ) - Nonprofit Executive Director
Cathy Murillo ( (Democratic) - ) - Santa Barbara Mayor Stephen Blum ( (Democratic) - ) - Teacher/Attorney Jonathan Abboud ( (Democratic) - ) - Community College Trustee
(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.