Congressional District 35
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All Districts > CD35: Ontario
[incumbent: Gloria Negrete McLeod (D) - term limit: none]

Candidates On The Ballot- 2014

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 65.2 D
  • Norma J. Torres (Democratic) - California State Senator
    www.normatorres.com  
  • Christina Gagnier (Democratic) - Attorney/Business Owner
    www.christinagagnier.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 67.4%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 30.6%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 57.5%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 32.7%

    Hourly election night report

    June 3 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Norma J. Torres (D)17,99665.7%302 of 302
    Christina Gagnier (D)4,08114.9%302 of 302
    Scott Heydenfeldt (D)2,5749.4%302 of 302
    Anthony Vieyra (D)2,1838.0%302 of 302

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

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

    After first-term congresswoman Gloria Negrete McLeod decided to run for San Bernardino county supervisor rather than reelection, there was speculation that there could be a battle among high profile candidates for this safe Democratic seat. Instead, State Senator Norma Torres became the favorite to place in the top two and win the seat in November.

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
    CandidateContributionsExpendituresCash on HandDebtFiling Period Close
    Gagnier, Christina$16,688$12,665$4,023$02014-03-31
    Torres, Norma$101,210$89,051$10,638$27,7562014-05-14
     
    Source: Federal Elections Commission

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Gloria Negrete McLeod (D)79,69855.9%302 of 302
    Joe Baca (D)62,98244.1%302 of 302

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Joe Baca (D)15,38845.0%293 of 293
    Gloria Negrete McLeod (D)12,42536.3%293 of 293
    Anthony W. Vieyra (G)6,37218.6%293 of 293

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for CD35
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 5.9% 10.3% 51.9%
    Total Population 6.3% 7.2% 69.4%

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