Senate District 18
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All Districts > SD18: San Fernando Valley
[incumbent: Bob Hertzberg (D) - term limit: 2022]

General Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Democratic
  • (i) Bob Hertzberg (Democratic) - State Senator  
  • Rudy Melendez (Republican) - Laborer/Artist  
  • Brandon Saario (Republican) - Actor
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  • Roger J. Sayegh (Democratic) - Small Business Owner  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 75.9%
    • Donald Trump (R) 18.8%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 71.6%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 28.4%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 73.9%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 23.5%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 64.7%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 27.7%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD18
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 5.7% 8.9% 38.0%
    Total Population 4.4% 8.4% 56.5%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)