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Senate District 03
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All Districts > SD03: Napa/Yolano
[incumbent: Lois Wolk (D) - term limit: 2016]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 65.2 D
  • Bill Dodd (Democratic) - Member, State Assembly  
  • Greg Coppes (Republican) - Commander, American Legion  
  • Mariko Yamada (Democratic) - Former Member, State Assembly
    yamadaforsenate.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 65.4%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 32.0%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 59.8%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 34.2%

    This district does not have an election this cycle.

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (July 1-September 30, 2014 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Coppes For Senate 2016 [SOS]unavailable at this time$8,400
    Bill DoddThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Yamada For Senate 2016 [SOS]$12,770$13,528$31,358$1,500
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Lois Wolk (D)233,40666.2%675 of 675
    Frank Miranda (R)119,03333.8%675 of 675

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Lois Wolk (D)116,40396.9%607 of 607

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD03
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 8.1% 10.1% 13.6%
    Total Population 7.7% 11.3% 25.0%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0
    • Jim Frazier (D) - Member, State Assembly
    • Mariko Yamada (D) - Member, State Assembly
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