Senate District 38
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All Districts > SD38: East San Diego Co.
[incumbent: Joel Anderson (R) - term limit: 2018]

Probable Primary Election Candidates: 2018

District Projection: Safe Republican | ATC Partisan Index = 57.5 R
  • Brian Jones (Republican) - Member, State Assembly
    www.electbrianjones.com  
  • Mark Kersey (Republican) - Councilmember, San Diego
    markkersey.com  
  • Jeff Griffith (Democratic) - Fire captain/paramedic  
  • Anna Nevenic (Democratic) - Registered nurse  
  • Antonio Salguero (Libertarian) -   
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    With the entrance of Mark Kersey joining the race to succeed Joel Anderson, it's setting up a big battle with Assemblyman Brian Jones for this eastern San Diego County safe . . .

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    District Voter Registration

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 44.4%
    • Donald Trump (R) 49.7%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmond G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 39.9%
    • Neil Kashkari (R) 60.1%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 41.3%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 56.7%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 33.4%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 58.4%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (Total for this cycle)
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    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD38
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 3.4% 5.2% 14.9%
    Total Population 3.5% 6.8% 27.2%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2018-02-09: THE NOONER for 02-09-18 . . .
    • 2018-01-31: THE NOONER for 01-31-18 . . .
    • 2017-07-28: THE NOONER for 07-28-17 . . .
    • 2014-08-01: SD38) Ben Hueso (SD40) Of these, the only comp . . .
    • 2013-05-14: SD38 (East San Diego Co.) - Safe Republican *Jo . . .
    • 2013-05-13: SD38 (East San Diego Co.) - Safe Republican *Jo . . .
    • 2013-02-13: SD38 (East San Diego, Safe R) Joel Anderson&nbs . . .
    • 2013-02-12: SD38 (East San Diego, Safe R) Joel Anderson&nbs . . .
    • 2013-02-11: SD38 (East San Diego, Mark Wyland, Safe R) Form . . .
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