Senate District 29
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All Districts > SD29: Fullerton/Diamond Bar
[incumbent: Robert Bob Huff (R) - term limit: 2016]

General Election Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Leans Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 50.1 R
  • Josh Newman (Democratic) - Veterans' Advocate
    newmanforsenate.com  
  • Ling Ling Chang (Republican) - State Assemblywoman
    www.lingforsenate.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    In the race to succeed term-limited Senator Bob Huff, who is now running for LA County Supervisor, Ling Ling Chang was easily considered the favorite, even though the geogr . . .

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 48.7%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 49.1%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 39.4%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 52.7%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (September 25-October 22, 2016 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Chang For Senate 2016 [SOS]$1,058,762$1,222,626$478,631$2,505,353
    Newman For State Senate 2016 [SOS]$846,598$962,838$28,487$2,468,968
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Robert "Bob" Huff (R)160,91255.1%556 of 556
    Greg Diamond (D)131,22844.9%556 of 556

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Robert "Bob" Huff (R)68,70864.3%530 of 530
    Greg Diamond (D)38,16935.7%530 of 530

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD29
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 3.5% 23.3% 23.7%
    Total Population 2.8% 26.6% 36.6%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0

    Discussion

    Mentions

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    • 2016-11-28: SD29 race could decided today. THE LIE: Dona . . .
    • 2016-11-19: SD29 (Fullerton-Diamond Bar): Supermajority hangin . . .
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    • 2016-11-14: SD29 (Fullerton/Diamond Bar), as Democrats and Rep . . .
    • 2016-11-12: SD29 (Ling Ling Chang (R-incumbent) leads ove . . .
    • 2016-11-08: SD29: Newcomer Josh Newman (D) seems to have the e . . .
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