Yamada for Senate



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 Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 66.6 D
  • Greg Coppes (Republican) - Commander, American Legion  
  • Bill Dodd (Democratic) - Member, State Assembly  
  • Mariko Yamada (Democratic) - Former Member, State Assembly
    yamadaforsenate.com  
  • Gabe Griess (Democratic) - Deputy Commander, US Air Force  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    With Lois Wolk being retired due to term limits, this safe Democratic seat opens up. Mariko Yamada of Davis has been running since she was term-limited in the Assembly in 2 . . .

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    District Voter Registration

    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%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2015 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Coppes For Senate 2016 [SOS]$13,005$4,803$8,203$0
    Dodd For Assembly 2016; Bill [SOS]$406,175$153,211$658,920$0
    Gabe GriessThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Yamada For Senate 2016 [SOS]$91,493$22,939$99,912$1,700
     
    * = 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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    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2015-08-24: SD03, currently held by Lois Wolk, has Assemblymem . . .
    • 2015-08-14: SD03. CA46 (Santa Ana): If any of you were still . . .
    • 2015-08-13: SD03 candidate Greg Coppes, Mercury VP's Adam Keig . . .
    • 2015-08-10: SD03 (Napa-Yolo): added US Air Force Deputy Comman . . .
    • 2015-08-06: SD03 (Napa/Yolo): updated analysis [available to s . . .
    • 2015-08-04: SD03 (Napa, Solano, Yolo): updated analysis [ . . .
    • 2015-08-03: SD03 Lois Wolk Bill Dodd SD11 Mark Leno S . . .
    • 2015-07-31: SD03 Lois Wolk Bill Dodd SD27 Fran Pavley . . .
    • 2015-07-21: SD03. I'm sure we'll see quotes from this page, wh . . .
    • 2015-06-10: SD03--east SF (plus Marin County and parts of sout . . .
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