Congressional District 34
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All Districts > CD34: Downtown LA
[incumbent: Jimmy Gomez (D) - term limit: none]

Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 84.8 D
  • Robert Lee Ahn (Democratic) - Planning Commissioner, LACity
    ahnforcongress.com  
  • Angela Elise McArdle (Libertarian) -   
  • Adrienne Edwards (Democratic) -   
  • Kenneth Mejia (Green) - Accountant
    www.mejia4congress.com  
  • Melissa "Sharkie" Garza (No Party Preference) - Actress  
  • (i) Jimmy Gomez (Democratic) - Member of Congress
    jimmygomezforcongress.com  
  • Sandra Mendoza (Democratic) - City clerk administrator
    sandramendoza.org  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Following Xavier Becerra's appointment and confirmation as attorney general, a scramble for the vacant safe Democratic seat. On April 4, 24 candidates competed, and two mad . . .

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 83.6%
    • Donald Trump (R) 10.7%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 83.8%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 16.3%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 83.0%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 14.1%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 74.9%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 17.0%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for CD34
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 20.8% 8.8% 50.3%
    Total Population 19.6% 4.9% 65.4%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

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