California's 12th Congressional District

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The 12th Congressional District of California is a congressional district in California.

California's 12th Congressional District is located in the western portion of the state and includes San Francisco County.[1]

California's 12th congressional district previously included the southwestern portions of San Francisco in the north down to San Mateo in the south, and from Moss Beach in the west to the edge of San Mateo in the east.[2]

The current representative of the 12th congressional district is Nancy Pelosi (D).

Elections

2012

See also: California's 12th congressional district elections, 2012

The 12th congressional district of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from district 8, Nancy Pelosi won election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngNancy Pelosi Incumbent 85.1% 253,709
     Republican John Dennis 14.9% 44,478
Total Votes 298,187
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jackie Speier won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Mike Moloney (R), Mark Paul Williams (L) and Joseph Michael Harding (Write-in) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJackie Speier incumbent 75.6% 152,044
     Republican Mike Moloney 22.1% 44,475
     Libertarian Mark Paul Williams 2.3% 4,611
     Write-in Joseph Michael Harding 0% 32
Total Votes 201,162

2008
On November 4, 2008, Jackie Speier won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Greg Conlon (R), Nathalie Hrizi (P&F), Barry Hermanson (G) and Kevin Dempsey Peterson (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJackie Speier incumbent 75.1% 200,442
     Republican Greg Conlon 18.5% 49,258
     Peace and Freedom Nathalie Hrizi 2.2% 5,793
     Green Barry Hermanson 2.2% 5,776
     Libertarian Kevin Dempsey Peterson 2.1% 5,584
Total Votes 266,853

2006
On November 7, 2006, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Moloney (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 76% 138,650
     Republican Mike Moloney 24% 43,674
Total Votes 182,324

2004
On November 2, 2004, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Garza (R), Pat Gray (G) and Harland Harrison (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 68% 171,852
     Republican Mike Garza 20.8% 52,593
     Green Pat Gray 9.1% 23,038
     Libertarian Harland Harrison 2% 5,116
Total Votes 252,599

2002
On November 5, 2002, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael Moloney (R) and Maad Abu-Ghazalah (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 68.1% 105,597
     Republican Michael Moloney 24.8% 38,381
     Libertarian Maad Abu-Ghazalah 7.1% 11,006
Total Votes 154,984

2000
On November 7, 2000, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Garza (R), Barbara Less (L) and Rifkin Young (Natural Law) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 74.5% 158,404
     Republican Mike Garza 20.8% 44,162
     Libertarian Barbara Less 3% 6,431
     Natural Law Rifkin Young 1.7% 3,559
Total Votes 212,556

1998
On November 3, 1998, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robert Evans, Jr. (R) and Michael Moloney (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 74% 128,135
     Republican Robert Evans, Jr. 21.1% 36,562
     Libertarian Michael Moloney 4.9% 8,515
Total Votes 173,212

1996
On November 5, 1996, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Storm Jenkins (R), Christopher Schmidt (L) and Richard Borg (Natural Law) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 71.7% 149,049
     Republican Storm Jenkins 23.7% 49,276
     Libertarian Christopher Schmidt 2.9% 6,111
     Natural Law Richard Borg 1.7% 3,472
Total Votes 207,908

1994
On November 8, 1994, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Deborah Wilder (R) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 67.4% 118,408
     Republican Deborah Wilder 32.6% 57,228
Total Votes 175,636

1992
On November 3, 1992, Tom Lantos won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jim Tomlin (R), Mary Weldon (P&F) and George O'Brien (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Lantos incumbent 68.8% 157,205
     Republican Jim Tomlin 23.3% 53,278
     Peace and Freedom Mary Weldon 4.4% 10,142
     Libertarian George O'Brien 3.4% 7,782
Total Votes 228,407

1990
On November 6, 1990, Tom Campbell won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robert Palmer (D) and Chuck Olson (L) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, California District 12 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Campbell incumbent 60.8% 125,157
     Democratic Robert Palmer 33.7% 69,270
     Libertarian Chuck Olson 5.5% 11,271
Total Votes 205,698

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 12th 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.

External links

See also

References

  1. California Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed September 25, 2012
  2. Open Congress "California's 12th Congressional District," Accessed December 28, 2011
  3. Politico "2012 Election Map, California"
  4. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  5. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 2008," accessed March 28, 2013
  6. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2006," accessed March 28, 2013
  7. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2004," accessed March 28, 2013
  8. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 2002," accessed March 28, 2013
  9. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2000," accessed March 28, 2013
  10. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1998," accessed March 28, 2013
  11. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 1996," accessed March 28, 2013
  12. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1994," accessed March 28, 2013
  13. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1992," accessed March 28, 2013
  14. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 6, 1990," accessed March 28, 2013