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California Elections: Assembly District 72

Assembly District 72

All Districts > AD72: Garden Grove-Westminster-Fountain Valley
[incumbent: Tyler Diep (R-Westminster) - term limit: 2030 - Directory Page]

Probable Candidates: 2020

District Projection: Toss-up
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.
  • Janet Nguyen (Republican) - Orange County Foundation Boardmember  
  • (i) Tyler Diep (Republican) - State Assemblyman/Businessman
    www.tylerdiep.com   [$$$]
  • Bijan Mohseni (Democratic) - Civil Rights Advocate
    www.bijanforassembly.com  
  • Diedre Nguyen (Democratic) - Cancer Scientist/Councilmember
    diedrenguyen.com  
  • (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

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    District Geography

    County: Orange (100%) of 241,302 registered voters.
     

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 51.4%
    • Donald Trump (R) 43.1%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 46.3%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 53.7%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 46.7%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 51.1%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD72
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 27.6% 1.2% 15.3%
    Total Population 31.8% 1.1% 25.7%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)