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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
  • Tim Shaw (Republican) - Councilmember, La Habra  
  • Steve Tye (Republican) - Councilmember, Diamond Bar  
  • Mike Spence (Republican) - Councilmember, West Covina  
  • Phillip Chen (Republican) - Trustee, Walnut Valley USD  
  • Greg Fritchle (Democratic) - Social worker  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Ling-Ling Chang's decision to run for the State Senate opened up this seat following a heated election in 2014. Chang was encouraged to run for State Senate as Republican l . . .

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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
    Shaw For City Council 2016, Friends Of Tim [SOS]$5,477$2,923$14,048$0
    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

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    • 2015-08-17: AD55 (Yorba Linda): updated analysis (availab . . .
    • 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 . . .
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