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Assembly District 78
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All Districts > AD78: Coastal SD
[incumbent: Toni Atkins (D) - term limit: 2016]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 60.2 D
  • Todd Gloria (Democratic) - Councilmember, San Diego
    www.toddgloriaforassembly.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 63.1%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 34.1%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 54.1%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 39.1%

    June 3 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Toni Atkins (D)45,92260.2%289 of 289
    Barbara Decker (R)21,54528.2%289 of 289
    Kevin D. Melton (R)8,85511.6%289 of 289

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

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

    New analysis for this district is being prepared.

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (July 1-September 30, 2014 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Gloria For Assembly 2016; Todd [SOS]unavailable at this time$0
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Toni Atkins (D)116,98762.4%305 of 305
    Ralph Denney (R)70,52637.6%305 of 305

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Toni Atkins (D)54,17559.8%296 of 296
    Ralph Denney (R)25,29127.9%296 of 296
    Robert E. Williams (R)11,12112.3%296 of 296

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD78
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 6.6% 3.9% 12.1%
    Total Population 9.0% 4.4% 18.4%

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    • 2015-06-24: AD78): Lunch: $2,000-$4,200 James Gallagher (AD03 . . .
    • 2015-06-09: AD78 (Atkins) Safe Republican: AD06 (B. . . .
    • 2015-06-08: AD78 (Atkins). One that I'm watching as a possibl . . .
    • 2015-06-04: AD78. Sarah Boot, who had been endorsed by Toni At . . .
    • 2013-05-14: AD78 (Coastal SD) - Safe Democrat *Toni Atkins . . .
    • 2013-05-13: AD78 (Coastal SD) - Safe Democrat *Toni Atkins . . .
    • 2012-12-20: AD78 Coastal SD 68.2% AD12 Modesto 67.8% . . .
    • 2012-08-07: AD78 (Coastal SD): 13.2% AD09 (South Sacramento): . . .
    • 2012-07-31: AD78 (Coastal San Diego) - 27.35% AD24 (Palo Al . . .
    • 2012-02-03: AD78 (San Diego) - added attorney Don Loftus (D) . . .
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