California's 9th Congressional District

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California's 9th Congressional District
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Current incumbentJerry McNerney Democratic Party
Population707,132
Gender50.3% Female, 49.7% Male
Race61.2% White, 13.3% Asian, 8.3% Black, 1.0% Native Am.
Ethnicity39.2% Hispanic
Unemployment17.1%
Median household income$52,209
High school graduation rate79.6%
College graduation rate18.7%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 9th Congressional District is located in the central portion of the state and contains most of San Joaquin County.[1]

The current representative of the 9th Congressional District is Jerry McNerney (D).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 9th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 9th Congressional District of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: California's 9th Congressional District elections, 2012

According to a Cook Political Report analysis, the 9th District was 1 of 13 congressional districts in California that was competitive in 2012. The analysis rated it as Leans Democratic.[2] The incumbent from the 11th District, Jerry McNerney, won election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJerry McNerney Incumbent 55.6% 118,373
     Republican Ricky Gill 44.4% 94,704
Total Votes 213,077
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Barbara Lee won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Gerald Hashimoto (R), Dave Heller (G), James Eyer (L) and Larry Allen (P&F) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Lee incumbent 84.3% 180,400
     Republican Gerald Hashimoto 10.8% 23,054
     Green Dave Heller 2.3% 4,848
     Libertarian James Eyer 1.9% 4,113
     Peace and Freedom Larry Allen 0.8% 1,670
Total Votes 214,085

2008
On November 4, 2008, Barbara Lee won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Charles Hargrave (R), James Eyer (L), David Heller (Write-in) and Christopher Kula (Write-in) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Lee incumbent 86.1% 238,915
     Republican Charles Hargrave 9.7% 26,917
     Libertarian James Eyer 4.2% 11,704
     Write-in David Heller 0% 37
     Write-in Christopher Kula 0% 27
Total Votes 277,600

2006
On November 7, 2006, Barbara Lee won re-election to the United States House. She defeated John Dendulk (R) and James Eyer (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Lee incumbent 86.3% 167,245
     Republican John Dendulk 10.7% 20,786
     Libertarian James Eyer 2.9% 5,655
Total Votes 193,686

2004
On November 2, 2004, Barbara Lee won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Claudia Bermudez (R) and Jim Eyer (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Lee incumbent 84.5% 215,630
     Republican Claudia Bermudez 12.3% 31,278
     Libertarian Jim Eyer 3.2% 8,131
Total Votes 255,039

2002
On November 5, 2002, Barbara Lee won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Jerald Udinsky (R), James Eyer (L) and Hector Reyna (Write-in) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Lee incumbent 81.4% 135,893
     Republican Jerald Udinsky 15.2% 25,333
     Libertarian James Eyer 3.4% 5,685
     Write-in Hector Reyna 0% 6
Total Votes 166,917

2000
On November 7, 2000, Barbara Lee won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Arneze Washington (R), Fred Foldvary (L) and Ellen Jefferds (Natural Law) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Lee incumbent 85% 182,352
     Republican Arneze Washington 9.8% 21,033
     Libertarian Fred Foldvary 3.3% 7,051
     Natural Law Ellen Jefferds 2% 4,214
Total Votes 214,650

1998
On November 3, 1998, Barbara Lee won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Claiborne Sanders (R), Gerald Sanders (P&F) and Walter Ruehlig (Natural Law) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Lee incumbent 82.8% 140,722
     Republican Claiborne Sanders 13.2% 22,431
     Peace and Freedom Gerald Sanders 2.8% 4,767
     Natural Law Walter Ruehlig 1.2% 1,975
Total Votes 169,895

1996
On November 5, 1996, Ronald Dellums won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Deborah Wright (R), Tom Condit (P&F) and Jack Forem (Natural Law) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonald Dellums incumbent 77% 154,806
     Republican Deborah Wright 18.5% 37,126
     Peace and Freedom Tom Condit 2.8% 5,561
     Natural Law Jack Forem 1.7% 3,475
Total Votes 200,968

1994
On November 8, 1994, Ronald Dellums won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Deborah Wright (R) and Emma Wong Mar (P&F) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonald Dellums incumbent 72.2% 129,233
     Republican Deborah Wright 22.6% 40,448
     Peace and Freedom Emma Wong Mar 5.1% 9,194
Total Votes 178,875

1992
On November 3, 1992, Ronald Dellums won election to the United States House. He defeated G. William Hunter (R) and Dave Linn (P&F) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRonald Dellums 71.9% 164,265
     Republican G. William Hunter 23.5% 53,707
     Peace and Freedom Dave Linn 4.6% 10,472
     N/A Write-in 0% 23
Total Votes 228,467

1990
On November 6, 1990, Fortney Pete Stark won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Victor Romero (R) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, California District 9 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngFortney Pete Stark incumbent 58.4% 94,739
     Republican Victor Romero 41.6% 67,412
Total Votes 162,151

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 9th 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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