Assembly District 44
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All Districts > AD44: Ventura Co
[incumbent: Jeff Gorell (R) - term limit: 2016]

Probable Candidates - 2014

District Projection: Toss-up | ATC Partisan Index = 50.3 R
  • Rob McCoy (Republican) - Educator/Pastor/Businessman  
  • Jacqui Irwin (Democratic) - City Councilmember
    www.jacquiirwin.com/  
  • Mario de la Piedra (Republican) - Businessman
    www.marioforassembly.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.

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 52.4%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 45.5%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 44.1%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 49.2%

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

    Assemblymember Jeff Gorell's pre-Thanksgiving announcement that he would seek the congressional seat rather than a final term in the Assembly opened up this seat, which leans very slightly Republican. Look for a bevy of candidates to emerge in the next few weeks.

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-March 17, 2014 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    De La Piedra For Assembly 2014, Mario [SOS]$33,896$6,283$32,530$8,300
    Irwin For State Assembly 2014, Jacqui [SOS]$161,417$28,159$154,425$44,135
    Mc Coy For Assembly 2014, Rob [SOS]$116,300$26,981$89,319$25,451
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Jeff Gorell (R)86,13252.9%290 of 290
    Eileen MacEnery (D)76,80547.1%290 of 290

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Jeff Gorell (R)38,26358.1%260 of 260
    Eileen MacEnery (D)15,34323.3%260 of 260
    Thomas Mullens (D)12,22618.6%260 of 260

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD44
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 7.7% 2.6% 24.8%
    Total Population 7.8% 2.1% 42.5%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0

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