Congressional District 30
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All Districts > CD30: W. San Fernando Valley
[incumbent: Brad Sherman (D) - term limit: none]

Probable Candidates - 2014

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 64.0 D
  • (i) Brad Sherman (Democratic) - United States Congressman/CPA  
  • Marc Litchman (Democratic) - Nonprofit Executive Director  
  • Mark S. Reed (Republican) - Businessman/Producer/Rancher  
  • Michael W. Powelson (Green) - College Professor  
  • Pablo Kleinman (Republican) - Television Journalist/Businessman  
  • (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) 65.3%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 32.1%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 56.9%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 36.6%

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    District Voter Registration


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    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
    CandidateContributionsExpendituresCash on HandDebtFiling Period Close
    Kleinman, Pablo$44,044$30,382$83,662$92,6503/31/14
    Sherman, Brad$616,125$615,636$105,969$563,2843/31/14
    Source: Federal Elections Commission

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Brad Sherman (D)149,45660.3%378 of 378
    Howard L. Berman (D)98,39539.7%378 of 378

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Brad Sherman (D)40,58942.4%363 of 363
    Howard L. Berman (D)31,08632.4%363 of 363
    Mark Reed (R)11,99112.5%363 of 363
    Navraj Singh (R)5,5215.8%363 of 363
    Susan Shelley (R)3,8784.0%363 of 363
    Michael W. Powelson (G)1,9762.1%363 of 363
    Vince Gilmore (D)7920.8%363 of 363

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State


    2010 Census Demographics for CD30
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 10.0% 4.5% 16.4%
    Total Population 12.0% 4.5% 27.0%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)


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