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California Elections: Congressional District 17

Congressional District 17

All Districts > CD17: Milpitas
[incumbent: Ro Khanna Directory Page]

Probable Candidates: 2020

District Projection: Safe Democratic
2019-12-11 1700: While filing has closed for all non-special elections, lists are still pending from several counties. This candidate list will continue to be updated for several days. The official list will be published by the Secretary of State on December 26.
  • Ritesh Tandon (Republican) - Independent Small Businessman  
  • (i) Ro Khanna (Democratic) - United States Congressman  
  • (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.


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    District Geography

    Counties: Alameda (27.1%), Santa Clara (72.9%) of 325,649 registered voters.

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 73.9%
    • Donald Trump (R) 20.5%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 74.6%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 25.4%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 71.9%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 25.5%


    2010 Census Demographics for CD17
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 37.8% 3.2% 13.6%
    Total Population 49.5% 2.5% 17.5%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)