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

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 67.9 D
  • Rick Dawson (No Party Preference) - Software engineer
    roborick.io  
  • (i) Brad Sherman (Democratic) - Member of Congress
    bradsherman.com  
  • Jon Pelzer (Democratic) - Small business owner
    www.pelzerforcongress.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Tensions continue to run high in the west San Fernando Valley following the ugly 2012 post-redistricting campaign when fellow Jewish Democratic incumbents Howard Berman and . . .

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 69.1%
    • Donald Trump (R) 25.7%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 64.3%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 35.7%

    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%

    Demographics

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

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2018-01-07: THE NOONER for 01-07-18 . . .
    • 2017-12-16: THE NOONER for 12-16-17 . . .
    • 2017-07-02: THE NOONER for 07-02-17 . . .
    • 2015-08-27: CD30 (West San Fernando Valley): updated anal . . .
    • 2014-01-24: CD30 (W. San Fernando Valley): added actor/busines . . .
    • 2014-01-13: CD30 (W. San Fernando): added entrepreneur Pablo K . . .
    • 2013-05-14: CD30 (W. San Fernando Vly) - Safe Democrat *Bra . . .
    • 2013-05-13: CD30 (W. San Fernando Vly) - Safe Democrat *Bra . . .
    • 2013-05-02: CD30 W. San Fernando Vly 61.30% 65.30% 4.00% . . .
    • 2013-02-08: CD30: Shane's great article is out from behind the . . .
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