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Assembly District 55
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All Districts > AD55: Yorba Linda
[incumbent: Ling-Ling Chang (R) - term limit: 2026]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 53.1 R
  • Steve Tye (Republican) - Councilmember, Diamond Bar  
  • Phillip Chen (Republican) - Trustee, Walnut Valley USD  
  • Tim Shaw (Republican) - Councilmember, La Habra  
  • Greg Fritchle (Democratic) - Social worker  
  • Mike Spence (Republican) - Councilmember, West Covina  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    The race to succeed Curt Hagman in the 55th Assembly District is one of the most interesting on the GOP side in 2014. The district stretches from the co . . .

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Ling-Ling Chang (R)13,24228.7%287 of 287
    Gregg D. Fritchle (D)12,24326.5%287 of 287
    Phillip Chen (R)10,65923.1%287 of 287
    Steve Tye (R)9,98721.6%287 of 287

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 45.8%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 52.2%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 37.3%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 55.5%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2015 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Phillip ChenThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Greg FritchleThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Tim ShawThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Mike SpenceThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Steve TyeThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Curt Hagman (R)97,33059.7%292 of 292
    Gregg D. Fritchle (D)65,65240.3%292 of 292

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Curt Hagman (R)40,26869.1%275 of 275
    Gregg D. Fritchle (D)17,99430.9%275 of 275

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD55
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 25.7% 3.4% 22.7%
    Total Population 31.1% 2.7% 30.0%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 2024
    • Ling-Ling Chang (R) - Councilmember, Diamond Bar
    • Heidi Gallegos (R) - Member, Rowland USD
    • Jeremy Yamaguchi (R) - Member, Placentia City Council
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    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2015-06-09: AD55 (Chang), AD68 (Wagner), A . . .
    • 2015-06-08: AD55 (Chang), AD68 (Wagner), AD71 (Jones), an . . .
    • 2015-05-29: AD55 is Diamond Bar councilmember Steve Tye, who m . . .
    • 2014-04-28: AD55 (Diamond Bar-Yorba Linda) AD62 (Inglewood) . . .
    • 2014-04-08: AD55 race, with Hagman supporting Phillip Chen and . . .
    • 2014-04-02: AD55 (Diamond Bar): Biographies are scrutiniz . . .
    • 2014-03-21: AD55 (Diamond Bar): Diamond Bar councilmember . . .
    • 2014-02-21: AD55 (North Orange/Diamond Bar): removed Yorb . . .
    • 2014-01-24: AD55 (Diamond Bar): added Diamond Bar councilmembe . . .
    • 2013-11-06: AD55: Assembly candidate Ling Ling Chang easily wo . . .
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