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California Elections: Assembly District 54

Assembly District 54

All Districts > AD54: Baldwin Hills-Culver City-Westwood
[incumbent: Sydney Kamlager (D-Los Angeles) - term limit: 2030 - Directory Page]

Districts will be redistricted in 2021 to take effect with the 2022 election.

Probable Candidates: 2022

District Projection: Safe Democratic
AD54 incumbent Sydney Kamlager is a candidate in a March 2/May 4 special election for SD30. If she is successful, there will be a special election for AD54. Candidates listed below with an asterisk are those who have expressed that they will be candidates should there be a special election for AD54.
  • Isaac Bryan* (Democratic) - Nonprofit director  
  • Heather Hutt* (Democratic) - Former senior advisor, Senator Kamala Harris  
  • Daniel Lee* (Democratic) - Councilmember, Culver City  
  • (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.

    Analysis

    While the district is not vacant, candidates are already looking toward a special election for th . . .

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    District Geography

    County: Los Angeles (100%) of 300,970 registered voters.
     

    2018 Gubernatorial Race

    • Gavin Newsom (D) 86.1%
    • John Cox (R) 13.9%

    2016 Presidential Race

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

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

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

    2012 Presidential Race

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

    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%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)