Senate District 08
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All Districts > SD08: Foothills
[incumbent: Tom Berryhill (R) - term limit: 2018]

Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 56.8 R
  • Tom Pratt (Democratic) - Businessman
    www.tompratt.org  
  • Mark Belden (No Party Preference) - Businessman/Builder
    www.mcbelden.com  
  • Andrea Borgeas (Republican) - Supervisor, Fresno County  
  • Paulina Miranda (Democratic) - County Supervisor/Educator  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 41.9%
    • Donald Trump (R) 52.3%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 43.5%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 56.5%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 43.0%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 54.6%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 38.0%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 55.2%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
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    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD08
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 3.6% 5.4% 18.8%
    Total Population 4.0% 8.2% 28.2%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0
    • Tom Berryhill (R) - Member, State Senate
    • Kristin Olsen (R) - Member, State Assembly
    • George Radanovich (R) - Former Member of Congress
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    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2018-02-01: THE NOONER for 02-01-18 . . .
    • 2018-01-08: THE NOONER for 01-08-18 . . .
    • 2017-11-30: THE NOONER for 11-30-17 . . .
    • 2015-09-01: SD08 in 2018. FRANTIC TIME: State Senate OKs . . .
    • 2015-06-10: SD08--west SF (plus Daly City, San Bruno, and San . . .
    • 2014-08-01: SD08) Anthony Cannella (SD12) Andy Vidak (SD14) . . .
    • 2014-03-28: THE NOONER for 03-28-14If you don't see images in . . .
    • 2013-08-20: SD08 (Foothills): added businesswoman Paulina . . .
    • 2013-05-23: SD08 is Leland Yee's, not Fiona Ma's. I jokingly r . . .
    • 2013-05-22: SD08 is a Republican seat in the foothills. T . . .
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