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Assembly District 67
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All Districts > AD67: Murrieta
[incumbent: Melissa Melendez (R) - term limit: 2024]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 59.5 R
  • (i) Melissa Melendez (Republican) - California State Assemblywoman
    www.melendezforassembly.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    First-term Assemblymember Melissa Melendez, who was sent to Sacramento in 2012 following a tough primary against Phil Paule, earns a pass in 2014 with no competitor and wil . . .

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Melissa Melendez (R)32,26899.8%181 of 181

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 39.6%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 58.3%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 33.7%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 57.2%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2015 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Melendez For Assembly 2016; Melissa [SOS]$141,993$63,651$193,226$0
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Melissa Melendez (R)67,23252.3%249 of 249
    Phil Paule (R)61,23047.7%249 of 249

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Phil Paule (R)11,95127.7%180 of 180
    Melissa Melendez (R)10,08423.3%180 of 180
    Bob Magee (R)8,67220.1%180 of 180
    Kenneth C. Dickson (R)8,21619.0%180 of 180
    William T. Akana (R)4,2919.9%180 of 180

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD67
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 5.0% 4.5% 23.1%
    Total Population 6.3% 5.1% 34.7%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2014-05-28: AD67 (Murrieta) AD75 (Escondido) AD76 (Carlsbad) . . .
    • 2014-05-05: AD67, Marie Waldron (R) in AD74, Rocky Chavez (R) . . .
    • 2014-04-08: AD67 (Murrieta | ATC Partisan Index: 61.8 R) - Mel . . .
    • 2014-03-24: AD67 (Murrieta | ATC Partisan Index: 61.8 R) - Mel . . .
    • 2014-03-17: AD67 (Temecula). Can these candidates put their fe . . .
    • 2013-05-14: AD67 (Murrieta) - Safe Republican *Melissa Mele . . .
    • 2013-05-13: AD67 (Murrieta) - Safe Republican *Melissa Mele . . .
    • 2012-12-20: AD67 Murrieta 60.6% AD19 West SF 60.5% . . .
    • 2012-11-08: AD67 (Melendez) & AD76 (Chavez) NEXT! Candida . . .
    • 2012-11-07: AD67 - Melendez over Paule by 2.6% AD72 - Allen o . . .
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