Senate District 14
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All Districts > SD14: Fresno/Bakersfield
[incumbent: Andy Vidak (R) - term limit: 2022]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Leans Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 60.3 D
  • (i) Andy Vidak (Republican) - Member, State Senate
    vidakforsenate.com  
  • Abigail Solis (Democratic) - Trustee, Earlimart School District  
  • Ruben Macareno (Democratic) -   
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    This continues to be one of those perplexing districts in which Democrats have a significant registration edge, but just can't seem to capture, even when they outspend Repu . . .

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Andy Vidak (R)35,95361.2%448 of 448
    Luis Chavez (D)22,77138.8%448 of 448

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

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 58.3%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 39.8%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 51.2%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 40.2%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-June 30, 2017 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Ruben MacarenoThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Abigail SolisThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Vidak For Senate 2018 [SOS]$221,203$65,071$447,547$8,800
     
    * = Contributions of $5,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    2012 Primary Results

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD14
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 7.7% 4.5% 50.5%
    Total Population 5.0% 4.7% 71.2%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

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