Probable Candidates: 2020
John Briscoe (Republican) - Governing Board Member, Ocean View School District of Orange County (i) Alan Lowenthal (Democratic) - U.S. Representative, 47th District
Amy Phan West ( (Republican) - ) - Entrepreneur/Mother
Peter Mathews ( (Democratic) - ) - Political Science Professor
Jalen Dupree McLeod ( (Democratic) - ) - Teacher's Assistant Sou Moua ( (Republican) - ) - Planning Commissioner
(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.