California's 30th Congressional District

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California's 30th Congressional District
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Current incumbentBrad Sherman Democratic Party
Population726,471
Gender50.3% Female, 49.7% Male
Race67.6% White, 12.8% Asian, 4.2% Black
Ethnicity28.8% Hispanic
Unemployment10.1%
Median household income$67,079
High school graduation rate88.0%
College graduation rate40.0%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 30th Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes part of Los Angeles County.[1]

The current representative of the 30th Congressional District is Brad Sherman (D).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 30th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 30th Congressional District of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

General election candidates

Democratic Party Brad Sherman
Republican Party Mark Reed


June 3, 2014, primary results

Democratic Party Brad Sherman - Incumbent Approveda
Democratic Party Marc Litchman
Republican Party Pablo Kleinman
Republican Party Mark Reed Approveda
Green Party Mike Powelson
U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Brad Sherman Incumbent 0% 0
     Republican Mark Reed 0% 0
Total Votes 0

2012

See also: California's 30th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 30th Congressional District of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. District 27 incumbent Brad Sherman won election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBrad Sherman Incumbent 60.3% 149,456
     Democratic Howard Berman Incumbent 39.7% 98,395
Total Votes 247,851
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charles Wilkerson (R), Erich Miller (L) and Richard Castaldo (P&F) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 64.6% 153,663
     Republican Charles Wilkerson 31.9% 75,948
     Libertarian Erich Miller 2.1% 5,021
     Peace and Freedom Richard Castaldo 1.3% 3,115
Total Votes 237,747

2008
On November 4, 2008, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 100% 242,792
Total Votes 242,792

2006
On November 7, 2006, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Nelson Jones (R) and Adele Cannon (P&F) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 71.5% 151,284
     Republican David Nelson Jones 26.4% 55,904
     Peace and Freedom Adele Cannon 2.1% 4,546
Total Votes 211,734

2004
On November 2, 2004, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Victor Elizalde (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 71.2% 216,682
     Republican Victor Elizalde 28.8% 87,465
Total Votes 304,147

2002
On November 5, 2002, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tony Goss (R) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 70.4% 130,604
     Republican Tony Goss 29.6% 54,989
Total Votes 185,593

2000
On November 7, 2000, Xavier Becerra won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tony Goss (R), Jason Heath (L) and Gary Hearne (Natural Law) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngXavier Becerra incumbent 83.3% 83,223
     Republican Tony Goss 11.8% 11,788
     Libertarian Jason Heath 2.9% 2,858
     Natural Law Gary Hearne 2.1% 2,051
Total Votes 99,920

1998
On November 3, 1998, Xavier Becerra won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Patricia Parker (R) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngXavier Becerra incumbent 81.2% 58,230
     Republican Patricia Parker 18.8% 13,441
Total Votes 71,671

1996
On November 5, 1996, Xavier Becerra won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Patricia Parker (R), Pam Probst (L), Shirley Mandel (P&F) and Rosemary Watson-Frith (Natural Law) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngXavier Becerra incumbent 72.3% 58,283
     Republican Patricia Parker 18.7% 15,078
     Libertarian Pam Probst 3.4% 2,759
     Peace and Freedom Shirley Mandel 3.1% 2,499
     Natural Law Rosemary Watson-Frith 2.4% 1,971
Total Votes 80,590

1994
On November 8, 1994, Xavier Becerra won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Ramirez (R) and R. William Weilburg (L) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngXavier Becerra incumbent 66.2% 43,943
     Republican David Ramirez 28.2% 18,741
     Libertarian R. William Weilburg 5.6% 3,741
Total Votes 66,425

1992
On November 3, 1992, Xavier Becerra won election to the United States House. He defeated Morry Waksberg (R), Blase Bonpane (G), Elizabeth Nakano (P&F) and Andrew Consalvo (L) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngXavier Becerra 58.4% 48,800
     Republican Morry Waksberg 24% 20,034
     Green Blase Bonpane 7.6% 6,315
     Peace and Freedom Elizabeth Nakano 7.4% 6,173
     Libertarian Andrew Consalvo 2.7% 2,221
Total Votes 83,543

1990
On November 6, 1990, Matthew Martinez won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Reuben Franco (R) and G. Curtis Feger (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 30 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMatthew Martinez incumbent 58.2% 45,456
     Republican Reuben Franco 37% 28,914
     Libertarian G. Curtis Feger 4.8% 3,713
Total Votes 78,083

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 30th 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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