(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.
Three-term Assemblyman Bill Brough was coasting to an easy victory in this safe Republican district in coastal south Orange County until late June when his former colleague on the Dana Point City Council Lisa Bartlett accused him of aggressive sexual advances "in recent years." Bartlett, a fellow Republican, now represents the region as an Orange County Supervisor. Two sources who wished to be unnamed corroborated her allegations.
|2010 Census Demographics for AD73|
|Citizen Voting-Age Population||6.7%||1.5%||10.3%|