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

Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Toss-up | ATC Partisan Index = 52.0 R
  • Kevin A. Shaw (Libertarian) -   
  • (i) Dante Acosta (Republican) - Member, State Assembly
    danteacosta.com  
  • Christy Smith (Democratic) - Trustee, Newhall USD
    christysmithforassembly.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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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 49.6%
    • Donald Trump (R) 44.4%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 43.2%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 56.8%

    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

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    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%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

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