Congressional District 17
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All Districts > CD17: Milpitas
[incumbent: Mike Honda (D) - term limit: none]

General Election Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 73.2 D
  • (i) Mike Honda (Democratic) - United States Congressman
    www.mikehonda.org  
  • Ro Khanna (Democratic) - Economics Author/Educator
    www.rokhanna.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    2016 is the rematch of the battle royale in 2014 between incumbent Mike Honda (D) and attorney Ro Khanna (D). The two spent $7.9 million in the cycle, with Khanna seeking t . . .

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Mike Honda (D)43,60748.2%352 of 352
    Ro Khanna (D)25,38428.0%352 of 352
    Vanila Singh (R)15,35917.0%352 of 352
    Joel VanLandingham (R)6,1546.8%352 of 352

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

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

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 60.6%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 33.6%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
    CandidateContributionsExpendituresCash on HandDebtFiling Period Close
    Honda, Mike$2,675,145$1,838,228$849,009$22,3512016-09-30
    Khanna, Rohit$3,316,051$1,750,806$1,563,579$105,4072016-09-30
     
    Source: Federal Elections Commission

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Mike Honda (D)159,39273.5%338 of 338
    Evelyn Li (R)57,33626.5%338 of 338

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Mike Honda (D)60,25266.7%298 of 298
    Evelyn Li (R)24,91627.6%298 of 298
    Charles Richardson (N)5,1635.7%298 of 298

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

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

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

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