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California Elections: Assembly District 57

Assembly District 57

All Districts > AD57: Whittier
[incumbent: Ian C. Calderon (D-Whittier) - term limit: 2024 - Directory Page]

Probable Candidates: 2020

District Projection: Safe Democratic
2019-12-11 1700: While filing has closed for all non-special elections, lists are still pending from several counties. This candidate list will continue to be updated for several days. The official list will be published by the Secretary of State on December 26.
  • Jessica Martinez (Republican) - Educator  
  • Gary Mendez (Democratic) - Governing Boardmember, Rio Hondo Community College District, Area 4  
  • Primo Castro (Democratic) - Cancer Patient Advocate  
  • Lisa Calderon (Democratic) - Businesswoman/Mom  
  • Dora Sandoval (Democratic) - Board Member, Little Lake City School District  
  • Oscar Valladares (Democratic) - Community College Trustee  
  • JosuĂ© Alvarado (Democratic) - Councilmember, Whittier
    www.alvaradoforassembly.com  
  • Vanessa Tyson (Democratic) - Professor/Author/Researcher
    vanessactyson.com  
  • Sylvia Rubio (Democratic) - Businesswoman/Community Representative  
  • (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

    New analysis for this district is being prepared . . .

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    District Geography

    County: Los Angeles (100%) of 239,715 registered voters.
     

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 65.9%
    • Donald Trump (R) 28.4%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 58.8%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 41.2%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 63.7%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 34.0%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD57
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 11.5% 1.7% 57.1%
    Total Population 11.3% 1.9% 67.7%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)