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California Elections: Senate District 12

Senate District 12

All Districts > SD12: Merced
[incumbent: Anna M. Caballero (D-Salinas) - term limit: 2026 - Directory Page]

Probable Candidates: 2022

District Projection: Leans Democratic
  • (i) Anna Caballero (Democratic) - Member, State Assembly   [$$$]
  • (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

    Counties: Fresno (13.4%), Madera (11.5%), Merced (27.5%), Monterey (23.0%), San Benito (8.5%), Stanislaus (16.1%) of 354,217 registered voters.
     

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 57.3%
    • Donald Trump (R) 37.1%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 54.9%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 45.1%

    2012 Presidential Race

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

    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)