Senate District 23
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All Districts > SD23: Redlands
[incumbent: Bill Emmerson (R) - term limit: 2016]

Probable Candidates - 2014 Special

District Projection: Safe Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 54.8 R
There will be a special election to fill Bill Emmerson's seat on March 25, 2014 with a June 3, 2014 runoff if necessary. As an odd-numbered seat, this district is not otherwise up for the June/November 2014 cycle.
  • Jeff Hewitt (Libertarian) - Councilman/Business Owner
    www.hewittd23.com  
  • Mike Morrell (Republican) - Business Owner/Assemblymember
    www.votemikemorrell.com  
  • Crystal Ruiz (Republican) - Mayor Pro Tem
    www.electcrystalruiz.com  
  • Ronald J. O'Donnell (Democratic) - Educator/Author
    www.foreclosureammunition.com  
  • Ameenah Fuller (Democratic) - Government Consultant
    www.votefuller2014.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) 46.0%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 51.8%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 40.0%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 50.0%

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    District Voter Registration

    Analysis

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    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (January 1-March 17, 2014 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Bill Emmerson (R)159,04556.3%899 of 899
    Melissa Ruth ODonnell (D)123,51843.7%899 of 899

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Bill Emmerson (R)70,46565.0%766 of 766
    Melissa Ruth ODonnell (D)37,93935.0%766 of 766

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD23
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 7.2% 4.6% 25.3%
    Total Population 7.7% 6.0% 38.0%

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