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Assembly District 50
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All Districts > AD50: West LA
[incumbent: Richard Bloom (D) - term limit: 2024]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 71.8 D
  • (i) Richard Bloom (Democratic) - 50th District Assemblymember
    www.richardbloom.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Richard Bloom (D)42,32273.4%295 of 295
    Bradly S. Torgan (R)15,37026.6%295 of 295

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 70.8%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 26.5%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 65.7%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 29.2%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2015 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Bloom For Assembly 2016 [SOS]$72,250$21,203$50,508$0
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Richard Bloom (D)93,44550.5%299 of 299
    Betsy Butler (D)91,74049.5%299 of 299

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Betsy Butler (D)16,08425.8%283 of 283
    Richard Bloom (D)15,94725.6%283 of 283
    Bradly S. Torgan (R)15,22724.4%283 of 283
    Torie Osborn (D)15,15524.3%283 of 283

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD50
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 7.0% 4.6% 8.2%
    Total Population 9.4% 3.8% 12.0%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2014-02-18: AD50 are going to play again, or are now accepting . . .
    • 2014-02-11: AD50 three-way fight of 2014. Betsy Butler returns . . .
    • 2014-02-05: AD50. The race got particularly nasty between Butl . . .
    • 2013-12-09: AD50 (West Los Angeles): added attorney Bradley To . . .
    • 2013-05-14: AD50 (West LA) - Safe Democrat *Richard Bloom ( . . .
    • 2013-05-13: AD50 (West LA) - Safe Democrat *Richard Bloom ( . . .
    • 2013-04-15: AD50 last year after she and Bradford were drawn i . . .
    • 2013-03-29: AD50 (West LA)  29,740 10.3% AD62 (Ing . . .
    • 2012-12-20: AD50 West LA 59.5% AD57 Whittier 59.5% . . .
    • 2012-11-29: AD50: Richard Bloom's margin over Betsy Butler gre . . .
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