California's 24th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
June 3, 2014
California is one of three states to use a blanket primary, or top-two system, which allows all candidates to run and all voters to vote but only moves the top two vote-getters, regardless of party affiliation, to the general election.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Lois Capps (D), who was first elected in 1998.
Note: Prior to the signature filing deadline, candidates will be added when Ballotpedia writers come across declared candidates. If you see a name of a candidate who is missing, please email us and we will add that name. As the election draws closer, more information will be added to this page.Note: Primary election results are unofficial and subject to change
General election candidates
June 3, 2014, primary results
- Lois Capps - Incumbent
- Paul Coyne, Jr.
- Sandra Marshall
- Bradley Allen
- Justin Fareed
- Dale Francisco
- Chris Mitchum
- Alexis Stuart
- Steve Isakson
Incumbent Lois Capps (D) is a member of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee's Frontline Program. The program is designed to help protect vulnerable Democratic incumbents heading into the 2014 election.
|U.S. House, California District 24 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Lois Capps Incumbent||55.1%||156,749|
|Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
|U.S. House, California District 24 General Election, 2010|
|Republican||Elton Gallegly Incumbent||59.9%||144,055|
|Democratic||Timothy J. Allison||40.1%||96,279|
- United States House of Representatives elections in California, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
- National Conference of State Legislatures Website, "State Primary Election Types," accessed January 6, 2014
- Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
- Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013 through January 3, 2014 researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
- California Redistricting Map "Map" accessed September 25, 2012
- Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, "DCCC Chairman Steve Israel Announces 2013-2014 Frontline Members," March 5, 2013
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"