Senate District 16
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All Districts > SD16: Kern
[incumbent: Jean Fuller (R) - term limit: 2018]

General Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 64.1 R
  • Shannon Grove (Republican) - Small Businesswoman
    www.shannongrove.org  
  • Gregory K. Tatum (Republican) - Pastor  
  • Ruth Musser-Lopez (Democratic) - Archeologist/Businesswoman  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 35.2%
    • Donald Trump (R) 59.0%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 35.1%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 64.9%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 35.9%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 61.7%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 32.5%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 58.4%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
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    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD16
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 5.1% 2.8% 22.4%
    Total Population 5.0% 4.0% 35.7%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2017-08-24: THE NOONER for 08-24-17 . . .
    • 2017-01-28: SD16 (Bakersfield): Grove to kick off state Senate . . .
    • 2014-08-01: SD16) Ed Hernandez (SD22 - unopposed) Kevin de L . . .
    • 2014-05-28: SD16 (Kern) SD22 (San Gabriel) SD36 (Carlsbad) . . .
    • 2014-04-08: SD16 (Kern | ATC Partisan Index: 63.0 R) - Jean N. . . .
    • 2014-03-24: SD16 (Kern | ATC Partisan Index: 63.0 R) - Jean N. . . .
    • 2014-01-29: SD16 (Kern): added Raymond Miller (D) AD10 ( . . .
    • 2013-08-16: SD16, in which Andy Vidak defeated Leticia Perez t . . .
    • 2013-08-13: SD16's Andy Vidak featured a faux pas that any of . . .
    • 2013-08-12: SD16: Former Democratic Assemblymember Nicole Parr . . .
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