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California's 19th Congressional District

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California's 19th Congressional District
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Current incumbentZoe Lofgren Democratic Party
Population695,402
Gender50% Male, 50% Female
Race52.4% White, 25.8% Asian, 3.1% Black
Ethnicity41.3% Hispanic
Unemployment12.0%
Median household income$71,479
High school graduation rate79.6%
College graduation rate31.0%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 19th Congressional District is located in the western portion of the state and includes much of Santa Clara County.[1]

The current representative of the 19th Congressional District is Zoe Lofgren (D).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 19th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 19th Congressional District of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: California's 19th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 19th Congressional District of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. The incumbent from the 16th District, Zoe Lofgren, won election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngZoe Lofgren Incumbent 73.2% 162,300
     Republican Robert Murray 26.8% 59,313
Total Votes 221,613
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jeff Denham won election to the United States House. He defeated Loraine Goodwin (D) and Les Marsden (Write-in) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Denham 64.6% 128,394
     Democratic Loraine Goodwin 35.1% 69,912
     Write-in Les Marsden 0.3% 596
Total Votes 198,902

2008
On November 4, 2008, George Radanovich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Peter Leinau (Write-in) and Phil Rockey (Write-in) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich incumbent 98.4% 179,245
     Write-in Peter Leinau 1.4% 2,490
     Write-in Phil Rockey 0.2% 366
Total Votes 182,101

2006
On November 7, 2006, George Radanovich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated TJ Cox (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich incumbent 60.6% 110,246
     Democratic TJ Cox 39.4% 71,748
Total Votes 181,994

2004
On November 2, 2004, George Radanovich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated James Lex Bufford (D) and Larry Mullen (G) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich incumbent 66% 155,354
     Democratic James Lex Bufford 27.2% 64,047
     Green Larry Mullen 6.7% 15,863
Total Votes 235,264

2002
On November 5, 2002, George Radanovich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Veen (D) and Patrick Lee McHargue (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich incumbent 67.3% 106,209
     Democratic John Veen 30% 47,403
     Libertarian Patrick Lee McHargue 2.7% 4,190
Total Votes 157,802

2000
On November 7, 2000, George Radanovich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Daniel Rosenberg (D), Elizabeth Taylor (L), Robert Miller (Natural Law) and Edmon Kaiser (American Independent) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich incumbent 90.5% 144,517
     Democratic Daniel Rosenberg 4.7% 7,578
     Libertarian Elizabeth Taylor 2.7% 4,264
     Natural Law Robert Miller 1.2% 1,990
     American Independent Edmon Kaiser 0.8% 1,266
Total Votes 159,615

1998
On November 3, 1998, George Radanovich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jonathan Richter (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich incumbent 79.4% 131,105
     Libertarian Jonathan Richter 20.6% 34,044
Total Votes 165,149

1996
On November 5, 1996, George Radanovich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Paul Barile (D), Pamela Pescosolido (L) and David Adalian, Sr. (Natural Law) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich incumbent 66.6% 137,402
     Democratic Paul Barile 28.3% 58,452
     Libertarian Pamela Pescosolido 2.9% 6,083
     Natural Law David Adalian, Sr. 2.2% 4,442
Total Votes 206,379

1994
On November 8, 1994, George Radanovich won election to the United States House. He defeated Richard Lehman (D) and Dolores Comstock (L) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Radanovich 56.8% 104,435
     Democratic Richard Lehman incumbent 39.6% 72,912
     Libertarian Dolores Comstock 3.6% 6,579
Total Votes 183,926

1992
On November 3, 1992, Richard Lehman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tal Cloud (R) and Dorothy Wells (P&F) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Lehman incumbent 46.9% 101,619
     Republican Tal Cloud 46.4% 100,590
     Libertarian Dorothy Wells 6.2% 13,334
     N/A Write-in 0.5% 1,097
Total Votes 216,640

1990
On November 6, 1990, Robert Lagomarsino won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Anita Perez Ferguson (D) and Mindy Lorentz (Write-in) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 19 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Lagomarsino incumbent 54.6% 94,599
     Democratic Anita Perez Ferguson 44.4% 76,991
     Write-in Mindy Lorentz 1% 1,655
Total Votes 173,245

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 19th Congressional District of California after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in California

In 2011, the California State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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