Senate District 39
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All Districts > SD39: San Diego
[incumbent: Marty Block (D) - term limit: 2020]

General Election Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 60.3 D
  • John Renison (Republican) - Small Business Owner  
  • Toni Atkins (Democratic) - Member, State Asssembly  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

    Democrat Marty Block looked toward an easy victory in this coastal San Diego district. However, there was a discussion leading up to the 2012 election about who would run t . . .

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 58.8%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 38.8%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 49.3%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 43.7%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (September 25-October 22, 2016 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Toni AtkinsThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    John RenisonThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Marty Block (D)221,01258.4%623 of 623
    George Plescia (R)157,30541.6%623 of 623

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

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Marty Block (D)85,93046.3%592 of 592
    George Plescia (R)81,21443.7%592 of 592
    Patrick L. Marsh (D)18,51010.0%592 of 592

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for SD39
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 4.3% 10.9% 11.6%
    Total Population 4.9% 15.0% 16.9%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Incumbent term limit: 0

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2016-10-24: SD39 (LikelyD->SafeD), and AD38 (from . . .
    • 2016-10-22: SD39 (San Diego): moved from Likely Democrat to Sa . . .
    • 2016-08-23: SD39 (San Diego): changed from Likely Democra . . .
    • 2016-06-11: SD39 (San Diego): moved from Leans Democ . . .
    • 2016-01-28: SD39 (San Diego): Marty Block (D) won't seek reele . . .
    • 2015-11-04: SD39 (San Diego): updated analysis (available to p . . .
    • 2015-10-30: SD39 (San Diego): Block, Atkins fire first shots i . . .
    • 2015-10-20: SD39 (San Diego): 'Bulk purchase' effort by A . . .
    • 2015-09-28: SD39 (San Diego): Block: Running 'full bore' . . .
    • 2015-09-23: SD39 (San Diego): We have gotten our han . . .
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