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

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 75.6 D
  • (i) Bob Hertzberg (Democratic) - Member, State Senate  
  • Steve M. Correa (Green) - Computer programmer  
  • Rudy Melendez (Republican) - Lighting technician  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Hertzberg cleared the field. Only remaining question is if/when he will be Pro Tem.

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

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

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 71.6%
    • Neil 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%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
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    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)

    Incumbent term limit: 0

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2018-02-03: THE NOONER for 02-03-18 . . .
    • 2018-01-08: THE NOONER for 01-08-18 . . .
    • 2017-12-27: THE NOONER for 12-27-17 . . .
    • 2014-03-19: SD18 candidate Robert Hertzberg is hosting a funde . . .
    • 2013-09-18: SD18 (San Fernando Valley): updated analysis AD60 . . .
    • 2013-09-11: SD18 (San Fernando Valley): removed Steve Veres (D . . .
    • 2013-09-10: SD18 (San Fernando Valley): removed Steve Veres (D . . .
    • 2013-08-29: SD18 candidate and former Assembly Speaker Robert . . .
    • 2013-08-15: SD18 (San Fernando Valley): removed Adrin Nazarian . . .
    • 2013-05-29: SD18 (San Fernando Valley): Added former Assembly . . .
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