Congressional District 15
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All Districts > CD15: Hawyard-Pleas-Liv
[incumbent: Eric Swalwell (D) - term limit: none]

Candidates On The Ballot- 2014

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 65.8 D
  • (i) Eric Swalwell (Democratic) - United States Congressman
    www.swalwellforcongress.com  
  • Hugh Bussell (Republican) - Technology Manager/Educator
    www.bussellforcongress.org  
  • (i) = incumbent

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 68.0%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 29.8%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 59.3%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 35.5%

    Hourly election night report

    June 3 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Eric Swalwell (D)42,41949.1%553 of 553
    Hugh Bussell (R)22,22825.7%553 of 553
    Ellen M. Corbett (D)21,79825.2%553 of 553

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

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
    CandidateContributionsExpendituresCash on HandDebtFiling Period Close
    Corbett, Ellen$210,150$198,547$116,033$18,0002014-05-14
    Swalwell, Eric Michael$1,471,310$795,458$696,587$02014-05-14
     
    Source: Federal Elections Commission

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Eric Swalwell (D)120,38852.1%541 of 541
    Fortney Pete Stark (D)110,64647.9%541 of 541

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Fortney Pete Stark (D)39,94342.1%477 of 477
    Eric Swalwell (D)34,34736.2%477 of 477
    Christopher "Chris" J. Pareja (N)20,61821.7%477 of 477

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for CD15
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 22.3% 7.3% 15.5%
    Total Population 27.3% 6.8% 23.4%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

  • Ellen Corbett (D) - Member, State Senate
  • Ro Khanna (D) - Attorney, former asst. deputy secty, Dept of Commerce
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