Congressional District 39
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All Districts > CD39: Fullerton
[incumbent: Ed Royce (R) - term limit: none]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Leans Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 51.7 R
  • Steve Cox (No Party Preference) - Journalist/Photographer
    voteforcox.com  
  • (i) Ed Royce (Republican) - Member of Congress
    www.edroyce.com  
  • Mai Khanh Tran (Democratic) - Pediatrician
    doctran2018.com  
  • Julio Castaneda (No Party Preference) - Business systems analyst
    www.julioforcongress.com  
  • Andy Thorburn (Democratic) - Businessman
    www.thorburnforcongress.com  
  • Gil Cisneros (Democratic) - Former naval officer
    cisnerosforcongress.com  
  • Sam Jammal (Democratic) - Clean energy executive
    www.Sam4Congress.com  
  • Phil Janowicz (Democratic) - Former college instructor
    philforhouse.com  
  • Ted Rusk (Republican) - Contractor  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    On paper, this north Orange County district appears to be in play. Hillary Clinton won here by 8.6% in 2016. It's true, the district is not your father's district (literall . . .

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Ed Royce (R)49,07170.6%438 of 438
    Peter O. Anderson (D)20,48029.4%438 of 438

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 47.1%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 50.8%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 38.2%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 54.2%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
    CandidateContributionsExpendituresCash on HandDebtFiling Period Close
    Murdock, Brett$46,506$45,379$3,592$9,5002016-09-30
    Royce, Ed Mr.$3,636,647$1,919,100$3,717,296$86,2122016-09-30
     
    Source: Federal Elections Commission

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Ed Royce (R)145,60757.8%447 of 447
    Jay Chen (D)106,36042.2%447 of 447

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Ed Royce (R)62,87466.3%427 of 427
    Jay Chen (D)28,45730.0%427 of 427
    DMarie Mulattieri (N)3,5613.8%427 of 427

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for CD39
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 24.2% 3.2% 23.0%
    Total Population 28.6% 2.5% 32.6%

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