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California Elections: Congressional District 48

Congressional District 48 -- NRCC target

All Districts > CD48: Huntington Beach
[incumbent: Harley Rouda Directory Page]

Probable Candidates: 2020

District Projection: Toss-up
2019-12-11 1700: While filing has closed for all non-special elections, lists are still pending from several counties. This candidate list will continue to be updated for several days. The official list will be published by the Secretary of State on December 26.
  • John Schuesler (Republican) - Finance CEO/Filmmaker  
  • Michelle Steel (Republican) - County Supervisor, Orange County Board of Supervisors
    www.michellesteelca.com  
  • Richard Mata (Democratic) - Retired Educator/Parent  
  • James Griffin (Republican) - Real Estate Broker  
  • (i) Harley Rouda (Democratic) - Businessman/U.S. Representative
    harleyforcongress.com  
  • (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.

    Analysis

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    District Geography

    County: Orange (100%) of 407,767 registered voters.
     

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 47.9%
    • Donald Trump (R) 46.2%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 42.4%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 57.6%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 43.0%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 54.7%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for CD48
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
    Total Population 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)