Congressional District 16
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All Districts > CD16: Merced
[incumbent: Jim Costa (D) - term limit: none]

Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 60.0 D
  • (i) Jim Costa (Democratic) - Member of Congress  
  • Richard Gomez (Green) -   
  • Elizabeth Heng (Green) - Congressional staff member  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 58.0%
    • Donald Trump (R) 36.4%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 54.4%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 45.6%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 58.6%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 39.4%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 50.0%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 41.7%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for CD16
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 6.2% 8.0% 40.7%
    Total Population 8.7% 6.4% 58.0%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2018-02-16: THE NOONER for 02-16-18 . . .
    • 2018-01-30: THE NOONER for 01-30-18 . . .
    • 2018-01-08: THE NOONER for 01-08-18 . . .
    • 2017-11-10: THE NOONER for 11-10-17 . . .
    • 2015-07-23: CD16 Reported Fundraising(Total for this cycl . . .
    • 2015-06-11: CD16 (Merced): added farmer Johnny Tacherra ( . . .
    • 2014-03-24: CD16 (Merced | ATC Partisan Index: 57.2 D) - Candi . . .
    • 2014-01-17: CD16 (Fresno): added attorney Steve Crass&nbs . . .
    • 2013-11-13: CD16 (Fresno): added Johnny Tacherra (R) SD10 (Fr . . .
    • 2013-05-14: CD16 (Merced) - Safe Democrat *Jim Costa (D) - . . .
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