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Assembly District 49
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All Districts > AD49: Monterey Park
[incumbent: Ed Chau (D) - term limit: 2024]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 61.7 D
  • (i) Edwin "Ed" Chau (Democratic) - State Assemblymember
    www.edchau.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 64.7%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 33.3%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 54.7%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 38.0%

    June 3 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Ed Chau (D)17,54060.2%194 of 194
    Esthela Torres Siegrist (R)11,57639.8%194 of 194

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

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (July 1-September 30, 2014 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Chau For Assembly 2016, Ed [SOS]unavailable at this time$0
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Edwin "Ed" Chau (D)64,79156.4%217 of 217
    Matthew Lin (R)50,15343.6%217 of 217

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Matthew Lin (R)20,54952.2%200 of 200
    Edwin "Ed" Chau (D)13,74634.9%200 of 200
    Mitchell Ing (D)5,07412.9%200 of 200

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD49
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 49.7% 0.9% 27.8%
    Total Population 53.0% 0.9% 32.5%

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