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Assembly District 61
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All Districts > AD61: Riverside
[incumbent: Jose Medina (D) - term limit: 2024]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Likely Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 64.1 D
  • Rudy Aranda (Republican) - LAPD police officer
    www.rudyaranda2014.com  
  • (i) Jose Medina (Democratic) - State Assemblymember/Teacher
    www.josemedinaforassembly.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Jose Medina (D)13,63143.8%141 of 141
    Rudy Aranda (R)12,94241.6%141 of 141
    D. Shelly Yarbrough (D)4,54914.6%141 of 141

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 63.4%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 34.5%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 53.0%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 38.7%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2015 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Aranda For Assembly 2016; Rudy [SOS]$2,000$207$1,794$0
    Medina For Assembly 2016 [SOS]$133,650$102,218$184,455$5,000
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Jose Medina (D)76,77461.0%196 of 196
    Bill Batey (R)49,00339.0%196 of 196

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Jose Medina (D)17,47344.6%162 of 162
    Bill Batey (R)13,71335.0%162 of 162
    Joe Ludwig (R)6,25415.9%162 of 162
    Fredy R. De Leon (N)1,7574.5%162 of 162

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD61
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 6.1% 14.8% 34.5%
    Total Population 6.7% 12.9% 52.3%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2015-06-26: AD61 (Riverside): added LAPD police officer R . . .
    • 2014-02-11: AD61 (Riverside): changed from Leans Democrat to L . . .
    • 2013-08-21: AD61 (Riverside): added retired LAPD Rudolph Arand . . .
    • 2013-05-14: AD61 (Riverside) - Leans Democrat *Jose Medina . . .
    • 2013-05-13: AD61 (Riverside) - Leans Democrat *Jose Medina . . .
    • 2013-03-29: AD61 (Riverside)  22,489 12.3% AD70 (L . . .
    • 2012-12-20: AD61 Riverside 59.6% AD50 West LA 59.5% . . .
    • 2012-11-12: AD61 was inaccurate. Fair enough, as it was more o . . .
    • 2012-11-09: AD61 - Medina (D) over Batey (R) by 17.6% (Dem reg . . .
    • 2012-11-07: AD61) Congressional delegation: Democrats 34, Rep . . .
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