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

Probable Candidates - 2014

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 60.2 D
  • Barbara Decker (Republican) - Small Business Owner
    www.deckerfor78assembly.com  
  • Kevin D. Melton (Republican) - Political Consultant
    www.melton4caassembly.com  
  • (i) Toni Atkins (Democratic) - Assemblywoman, San Diego County
    www.atkinsforassembly.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.

    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%

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-March 17, 2014 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Atkins For State Assembly 2014, Toni [SOS]$251,541$144,098$421,094$189,870
    Barbara DeckerThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Kevin MeltonThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
     
    * = 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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