Senate District 12
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All Districts > SD12: Merced
[incumbent: Anthony Cannella (R) - term limit: 2018]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Leans Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 56.4 D
  • Dennis Brazil (Democratic) - Small businessman  
  • Derek Robinson (Republican) - Councilmember, Madera  
  • Johnny Techerra (Republican) - Farmer  
  • Robert Polythress (Republican) - Supervisor, Madera County  
  • Necola Adams (Democratic) - Small businesswoman  
  • Luis Alejo (Democratic) - Member, Monterey County Board of Supervisors  
  • Anna Caballero (Democratic) - Member, State Assembly  
  • Daniel Parra (Democratic) - Councilman/Defense Analyst  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Anthony Cannella (R)47,55163.8%458 of 458
    Shawn K. Bagley (D)27,01736.2%458 of 458

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 57.6%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 40.3%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 49.7%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 42.5%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2017 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Necola AdamsThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Alejo For Senate 2018; Luis [SOS]$0$3,087$82,752$13,200
    Dennis BrazilThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Caballero For Senate 2018: Anna [SOS]$136,999$12,878$127,604$0
    Daniel ParraThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Robert PolythressThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Derek RobinsonThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Johnny TecherraThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
     
    * = Contributions of $5,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    2012 Primary Results

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD12
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 4.7% 4.9% 42.9%
    Total Population 3.2% 5.0% 64.5%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2017-11-03: THE NOONER for 11-03-17 . . .
    • 2014-08-06: SD12 (Merced/Salinas-R): On paper, this is a solid . . .
    • 2014-08-01: SD12) Andy Vidak (SD14) Jean Fuller (SD16) Ed H . . .
    • 2014-04-22: THE NOONER for 04-22-14If you don't see images in . . .
    • 2014-04-03: SD12 (Salinas-Merced): In evidence that Democrats . . .
    • 2014-03-20: SD12 (Cannella) and SD14 (Vidak), and pick up SD34 . . .
    • 2014-03-04: SD12 (Salinas-Modesto): added businessman Shawn Ba . . .
    • 2014-02-27: SD12 (Salinas-Stanislaus): changed from Leans Repu . . .
    • 2014-02-11: SD12 (Salinas-Merced): changed from Toss-up to Lik . . .
    • 2014-02-04: SD12 (Stanislaus) Reported Fundraising(July 1-Dec . . .
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