Senate District 22
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All Districts > SD22: San Gabriel Valley
[incumbent: Kevin De Leon (D) - term limit: 2018]

Probable Candidates - 2014

District Projection: Safe Democrat | ATC Partisan Index = 66.2 D
  • (i) Ed Hernandez (Democratic) - Doctor of Optometry
    www.edhernandez4senate.com  
  • (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.

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 68.3%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 29.4%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 59.0%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 32.9%

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    Analysis

    With his chairmanship of the Senate Health Committee, Ed Hernandez has become one of the most prodigious fundraisers in the State Senate. With $1 million cash on hand, potential challengers stayed on the bench and gave him a pass for his final four-year term.

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-March 17, 2014 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Hernandez, O.d. Democrat For Senate 2014, Dr. Ed [SOS]$13,600$32,874$1,083,017$58,150
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD22
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 2.0% 31.4% 44.1%
    Total Population 1.7% 31.8% 53.4%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0

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