California's 43rd Congressional District

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California's 43rd Congressional District
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Current incumbentMaxine Waters Democratic Party
Population702,983
Gender52.6% Female, 47.4% Male
Race40.3% White, 23.6% Black, 12.8% Asian
Ethnicity45.9% Hispanic
Unemployment11.3%
Median household income$44,230
High school graduation rate76.0%
College graduation rate23.2%
California's 43rd Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes part of Los Angeles County.[1]

The current representative of the 43rd Congressional District is Maxine Waters (D).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 43rd Congressional District elections, 2014

The 43rd Congressional District of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Maxine Waters (D) defeated John Wood (R) in the general election.

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMaxine Waters Incumbent 70.4% 53,433
     Republican John Wood 29.6% 22,478
Total Votes 75,911
Source: California Secretary of State (100% reporting) Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

2012

See also: California's 43rd Congressional District elections, 2012

The 43rd Congressional District of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. District 35 incumbent Maxine Waters won election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMaxine Waters Incumbent 71.2% 143,123
     Democratic Bob Flores 28.8% 57,771
Total Votes 200,894
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Joe Baca won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Scott Folkens (R) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Baca incumbent 65.5% 70,026
     Republican Scott Folkens 34.5% 36,890
Total Votes 106,916

2008
On November 4, 2008, Joe Baca won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Roberts (R) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Baca incumbent 69.1% 108,259
     Republican John Roberts 30.9% 48,312
Total Votes 156,571

2006
On November 7, 2006, Joe Baca won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Scott Folkens (R) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Baca incumbent 64.5% 52,791
     Republican Scott Folkens 35.5% 29,069
Total Votes 81,860

2004
On November 2, 2004, Joe Baca won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ed Laning (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Baca incumbent 66.4% 86,830
     Republican Ed Laning 33.6% 44,004
Total Votes 130,834

2002
On November 5, 2002, Joe Baca won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Wendy Neighbor (R) and Ethel Mohler (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Baca incumbent 66.4% 45,374
     Republican Wendy Neighbor 30.5% 20,821
     Libertarian Ethel Mohler 3.1% 2,145
Total Votes 68,340

2000
On November 7, 2000, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bill Reed (L) and Nathaniel Adam (Natural Law) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 73.7% 140,201
     Libertarian Bill Reed 15.6% 29,755
     Natural Law Nathaniel Adam 10.7% 20,376
Total Votes 190,332

1998
On November 3, 1998, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Rayburn (D), Phill Courtney (G) and Annie Wallack (Natural Law) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 55.7% 83,012
     Democratic Mike Rayburn 37.8% 56,373
     Green Phill Courtney 3.7% 5,508
     Natural Law Annie Wallack 2.8% 4,178
Total Votes 149,071

1996
On November 5, 1996, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Guy Kimbrough (D), Annie Wallack (Natural Law), Kevin Akin (P&F) and Gene Berkman (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 54.7% 97,247
     Democratic Guy Kimbrough 38% 67,422
     Natural Law Annie Wallack 3.7% 6,576
     Peace and Freedom Kevin Akin 1.9% 3,309
     Libertarian Gene Berkman 1.7% 3,086
Total Votes 177,640

1994
On November 8, 1994, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark Takano (D) and Gene Berkman (L) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 54.7% 84,500
     Democratic Mark Takano 38.4% 59,342
     Libertarian Gene Berkman 6.2% 9,636
     N/A Write-in 0.6% 908
Total Votes 154,386

1992
On November 3, 1992, Ken Calvert won election to the United States House. He defeated Mark Takano (D), Gary Odom (American Independent) and Gene Berkman (L) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert 46.7% 88,987
     Democratic Mark Takano 46.4% 88,468
     American Independent Gary Odom 3.2% 6,095
     Libertarian Gene Berkman 2.6% 4,989
     N/A Write-in 1.1% 2,100
Total Votes 190,639

1990
On November 6, 1990, Ron Packard won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Doug Hansen (P&F) and Richard Arnold (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 43 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRon Packard incumbent 68.1% 151,206
     Peace and Freedom Doug Hansen 18.1% 40,212
     Libertarian Richard Arnold 13.8% 30,720
Total Votes 222,138

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 43rd 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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