California's 49th Congressional District

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California's 49th Congressional District
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Current incumbentDarrell Issa Republican Party
Population702,141
Gender51.5% Male, 48.5% Female
Race78.1% White, 6.8% Asian, 2.4% Black
Ethnicity25.7% Hispanic
Unemployment9.2%
Median household income$68,129
High school graduation rate89.7%
College graduation rate38.8%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 49th Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes Southern Orange County and western San Diego County.[1]

The current representative of the 49th Congressional District is Darrell Issa (R).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 49th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 49th Congressional District of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: California's 49th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 49th Congressional District of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Darrell Issa won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDarrell Issa Incumbent 58.2% 159,725
     Democratic Jerry Tetalman 41.8% 114,893
Total Votes 274,618
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Darrell Issa won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Howard Katz (D), Dion Clark (American Independent) and Mike Paster (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDarrell Issa incumbent 62.8% 119,088
     Democratic Howard Katz 31.5% 59,714
     American Independent Dion Clark 3.5% 6,585
     Libertarian Mike Paster 2.3% 4,290
Total Votes 189,677

2008
On November 4, 2008, Darrell Issa won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robert Hamilton (D) and Lars Grossmith (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDarrell Issa incumbent 58.3% 140,300
     Democratic Robert Hamilton 37.5% 90,138
     Libertarian Lars Grossmith 4.3% 10,232
Total Votes 240,670

2006
On November 7, 2006, Darrell Issa won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jeeni Criscenzo (D) and Lars Grossmith (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDarrell Issa incumbent 63.3% 98,831
     Democratic Jeeni Criscenzo 33.4% 52,227
     Libertarian Lars Grossmith 3.2% 4,952
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 127
Total Votes 156,137

2004
On November 2, 2004, Darrell Issa won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Byron (D) and Lars Grossmith (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDarrell Issa incumbent 62.6% 141,658
     Democratic Mike Byron 34.9% 79,057
     Libertarian Lars Grossmith 2.5% 5,751
Total Votes 226,466

2002
On November 5, 2002, Darrell Issa won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Karl Dietrich (L) and Michael Byron (Write-in) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDarrell Issa incumbent 77.2% 94,594
     Libertarian Karl Dietrich 22% 26,891
     Write-in Michael Byron 0.8% 1,012
Total Votes 122,497

2000
On November 7, 2000, Susan Davis won election to the United States House. She defeated incumbent Brian Bilbray (R), Doris Ball (L) and Tahir Bhatti (Natural Law) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSusan Davis 49.7% 113,400
     Republican Brian Bilbray incumbent 46.2% 105,515
     Libertarian Doris Ball 2.7% 6,256
     Natural Law Tahir Bhatti 1.3% 3,048
Total Votes 228,219

1998
On November 3, 1998, Brian Bilbray won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christine Kehoe (D), Ernest Lippe (L), Julia Simon (Natural Law) and Janice Jordan (P&F) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Bilbray incumbent 48.8% 90,516
     Democratic Christine Kehoe 46.6% 86,400
     Libertarian Ernest Lippe 1.8% 3,327
     Natural Law Julia Simon 1.5% 2,829
     Peace and Freedom Janice Jordan 1.3% 2,447
Total Votes 185,519

1996
On November 5, 1996, Brian Bilbray won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Peter Navarro (D), Ernie Lippe (L), Kevin Philip Hambsch (Reform) and Peter Sterling (Natural Law) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Bilbray incumbent 52.6% 108,806
     Democratic Peter Navarro 41.9% 86,657
     Libertarian Ernie Lippe 2% 4,218
     Reform Kevin Philip Hambsch 1.8% 3,773
     Natural Law Peter Sterling 1.6% 3,314
Total Votes 206,768

1994
On November 8, 1994, Brian Bilbray won election to the United States House. He defeated Lynn Schenk (D), Chris Hoogenboom (L) and Renate Kline (P&F) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Bilbray 48.5% 90,283
     Democratic Lynn Schenk incumbent 46% 85,597
     Libertarian Chris Hoogenboom 2.8% 5,288
     Peace and Freedom Renate Kline 2.7% 4,948
     N/A Write-in 0% 2
Total Votes 186,118

1992
On November 3, 1992, Lynn Schenk won election to the United States House. She defeated Judy Jarvis (R), John Wallner (L) and Milton Zaslow (P&F) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 49 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLynn Schenk 51.1% 127,280
     Republican Judy Jarvis 42.7% 106,170
     Libertarian John Wallner 4.3% 10,706
     Peace and Freedom Milton Zaslow 1.9% 4,738
     N/A Write-in 0% 4
Total Votes 248,898

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 49th 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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