California's 44th Congressional District

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California's 44th Congressional District
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Current incumbentJanice Hahn Democratic Party
Population713,249
Gender51.6% Female, 48.4% Male
Race49.0% White, 15.1% Black, 4.6% Asian
Ethnicity70.5% Hispanic
Unemployment17.0%
Median household income$43,956
High school graduation rate60.6%
College graduation rate10.8%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 44th Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes part of Los Angeles County.[1]

The current representative of the 44th Congressional District is Janice Hahn (D).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 44th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 44th Congressional District of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: California's 44th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 44th Congressional District of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. District 36 incumbent Janice Hahn won election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJanice Hahn 60.2% 99,909
     Democratic Laura Richardson Incumbent 39.8% 65,989
Total Votes 165,898
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bill Hedrick (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 55.6% 107,482
     Democratic Bill Hedrick 44.4% 85,784
Total Votes 193,266

2008
On November 4, 2008, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bill Hedrick (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 51.2% 129,937
     Democratic Bill Hedrick 48.8% 123,890
Total Votes 253,827

2006
On November 7, 2006, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Louis Vandenberg (D) and Kevin Akin (P&F) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 60% 89,555
     Democratic Louis Vandenberg 37% 55,275
     Peace and Freedom Kevin Akin 3% 4,486
Total Votes 149,316

2004
On November 2, 2004, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Louis Vandenberg (D) and Kevin Akin (P&F) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 61.6% 138,768
     Democratic Louis Vandenberg 35% 78,796
     Peace and Freedom Kevin Akin 3.4% 7,559
Total Votes 225,123

2002
On November 5, 2002, Ken Calvert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Louis Vandenberg (D) and Phillip John Courtney (G) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert incumbent 63.7% 76,686
     Democratic Louis Vandenberg 31.6% 38,021
     Green Phillip John Courtney 4.8% 5,756
Total Votes 120,463

2000
On November 7, 2000, Mary Bono won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Ron Oden (D), Gene Smith (Reform) and Jim Meuer (Natural Law) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMary Bono incumbent 59.2% 123,738
     Democratic Ron Oden 37.9% 79,302
     Reform Gene Smith 2% 4,135
     Natural Law Jim Meuer 1% 2,012
Total Votes 209,187

1998
On November 3, 1998, Mary Bono won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Ralph Waite (D) and Jim Meuer (Natural Law) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMary Bono incumbent 60.1% 97,013
     Democratic Ralph Waite 35.7% 57,697
     Natural Law Jim Meuer 4.2% 6,818
Total Votes 161,528

1996
On November 5, 1996, Sonny Bono won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Anita Rufus (D), Donald Cochran (American Independent) and Karen Wilkinson (Natural Law) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSonny Bono incumbent 57.8% 110,643
     Democratic Anita Rufus 38.6% 73,844
     American Independent Donald Cochran 2% 3,888
     Natural Law Karen Wilkinson 1.6% 3,143
Total Votes 191,518

1994
On November 8, 1994, Sonny Bono won election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Clute (D) and Donald Cochran (American Independent) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSonny Bono 55.6% 95,521
     Democratic Steve Clute 38.1% 65,370
     American Independent Donald Cochran 6.3% 10,885
Total Votes 171,776

1992
On November 3, 1992, Al McCandless won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Georgia Smith (D) and Phil Turner (L) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAl McCandless incumbent 54.2% 110,333
     Democratic Georgia Smith 40.1% 81,693
     Libertarian Phil Turner 5.7% 11,515
Total Votes 203,541

1990
On November 6, 1990, Randy Cunningham won election to the United States House. He defeated Jim Bates (D), Donna White (P&F) and John Wallner (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 44 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Cunningham 46.3% 50,377
     Democratic Jim Bates incumbent 44.8% 48,712
     Peace and Freedom Donna White 4.8% 5,237
     Libertarian John Wallner 4% 4,385
Total Votes 108,711

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 44th 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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