Assembly District 38
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All Districts > AD38: Santa Clarita
[incumbent: Scott Thomas Wilk (R) - term limit: 2024]

General Election Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Toss-up | ATC Partisan Index = 52.0 R
  • Christy Smith (Democratic) - School Board Member
    www.christysmithforassembly.com/  
  • Dante Acosta (Republican) - Councilmember, City of Santa Clarita
    danteacosta.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    This district stretches from Simi Valley at the edge of Ventura County through Chatsworth and then up the 5 through Santa Clarita to Castaic. It has been a solidly Republic . . .

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Scott Wilk (R)32,55066.9%265 of 265
    Jorge Salomon Fuentes (D)16,08233.1%265 of 265

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 46.7%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 50.8%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 38.5%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 54.1%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (September 25-October 22, 2016 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Acosta For Assembly 2016; Dante [SOS]$406,892$426,610$80,574$953,245
    Smith For Assembly 2016; Christy [SOS]$975,043$907,421$129,735$1,752,708
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Scott Thomas Wilk (R)100,06956.9%284 of 284
    Edward Headington (D)75,86443.1%284 of 284

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Scott Thomas Wilk (R)20,23032.1%265 of 265
    Edward Headington (D)19,60831.1%265 of 265
    Patricia McKeon (R)14,02522.2%265 of 265
    Paul B. Strickland (R)9,18214.6%265 of 265

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD38
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 9.7% 3.7% 16.7%
    Total Population 12.2% 3.4% 25.8%

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