Assembly District 54
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All Districts > AD54: Culver City
[incumbent: Sebastian Ridley-Thomas (D) - term limit: 2026]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 84.6 D

Sebastian Ridley-Thomas intends to resign effective January 1, 2018. A special election will be held April 3 with a June 5 special general election is no candidate receives over 50% in April.

  • Tepring Michelle Piquado (Democratic) - Neuroscientist
    www.votetepring.com  
  • Joey Hill (Democratic) - Legislative staff member  
  • Sydney Kamlager (Democratic) - Trustee, Los Angeles CCD  
  • Steve Dunwoody (Democratic) - Director, Vet Voice Foundation
    www.dunwoodyforcalifornia.com  
  • Ashlee Marie Preston (Democratic) - Editor  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    With Sebastian Ridley-Thomas's announcement that he is resigning December 31, 2017 for "persistent health issues," new analysis is being prepared.

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Sebastian Mark Ridley Thomas (D)34,44478.2%265 of 265
    Glen Ratcliff (R)9,58521.8%265 of 265

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 85.1%
    • Donald Trump (R) 10.1%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 82.8%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 17.2%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 83.6%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 13.9%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 77.7%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 16.6%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2017 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Steve DunwoodyThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Joey HillThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Sydney KamlagerThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Piquado For Assembly 2018 [SOS]unavailable at this time$0
    Ashlee PrestonThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
     
    * = Contributions of $5,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Holly J. Mitchell (D)143,53083.3%245 of 245
    Keith Brandon Mc Cowen (R)28,68816.7%245 of 245

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Holly J. Mitchell (D)33,92070.9%240 of 240
    Keith Brandon Mc Cowen (R)8,35017.4%240 of 240
    Ed Nicoletti (D)5,60111.7%240 of 240

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD54
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 10.5% 32.1% 17.4%
    Total Population 11.7% 25.3% 30.5%

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