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California's 29th Congressional District

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California's 29th congressional district
Current incumbentTony Cardenas Democratic Party
Population687,063
Gender50.3% Male, 49.7% Female
Race62.4% White, 8.2% Asian, 4.0% Black
Ethnicity67.7% Hispanic
Unemployment13.7%
Median household income$43,780
High school graduation rate66.0%
College graduation rate17.9%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 29th Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes part of Los Angeles County.[1]

California's 29th congressional district previously was based in Los Angeles County. The district took in Alhambra, San Gabriel, Burbank, Glendale, South Pasadena, Temple City, Monterey Park, and Pasadena in greater Los Angeles.[2]

The current representative of the 29th congressional district is Tony Cardenas (D).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 29th congressional district elections, 2014

The 29th congressional district of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: California's 29th congressional district elections, 2012

The 29th congressional district of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Democrat Tony Cardenas won election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTony Cardenas 74.1% 111,287
     Independent David Hernandez 25.9% 38,994
Total Votes 150,281
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Adam Schiff won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Colbert (R) and William Cushing (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAdam Schiff incumbent 64.8% 104,374
     Republican John Colbert 32% 51,534
     Libertarian William Cushing 3.2% 5,218
Total Votes 161,126

2008
On November 4, 2008, Adam Schiff won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charles Hahn (R) and Alan Pyeatt (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAdam Schiff incumbent 68.9% 146,198
     Republican Charles Hahn 26.7% 56,727
     Libertarian Alan Pyeatt 4.3% 9,219
Total Votes 212,144

2006
On November 7, 2006, Adam Schiff won re-election to the United States House. He defeated William Bodell (R), William Paparian (G), Lynda Llamas (P&F) and Jim Keller (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAdam Schiff incumbent 63.5% 91,014
     Republican William Bodell 27.4% 39,321
     Green William Paparian 5.7% 8,197
     Peace and Freedom Lynda Llamas 1.8% 2,599
     Libertarian Jim Keller 1.6% 2,258
Total Votes 143,389

2004
On November 2, 2004, Adam Schiff won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Harry Frank Scolinos (R), Philip Koebel (G) and Ted Brown (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAdam Schiff incumbent 64.6% 133,670
     Republican Harry Frank Scolinos 30.4% 62,871
     Green Philip Koebel 2.8% 5,715
     Libertarian Ted Brown 2.2% 4,570
     N/A Write-in 0% 6
Total Votes 206,832

2002
On November 5, 2002, Adam Schiff won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jim Scileppi (R) and Ted Brown (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAdam Schiff incumbent 62.6% 76,036
     Republican Jim Scileppi 33.4% 40,616
     Libertarian Ted Brown 4% 4,889
Total Votes 121,541

2000
On November 7, 2000, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jim Scileppi (R), Bruce Joseph Currivan (Natural Law) and Jack Anderson (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 75.7% 180,295
     Republican Jim Scileppi 19.2% 45,784
     Natural Law Bruce Joseph Currivan 3.3% 7,944
     Libertarian Jack Anderson 1.8% 4,178
Total Votes 238,201

1998
On November 3, 1998, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Gottlieb (R), Mike Binkley (L) and Karen Blasdell-Wilkinson (Natural Law) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 73.9% 131,561
     Republican Mike Gottlieb 22.6% 40,282
     Libertarian Mike Binkley 2% 3,534
     Natural Law Karen Blasdell-Wilkinson 1.5% 2,717
Total Votes 178,094

1996
On November 5, 1996, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Paul Stepanek (R), John Peter Daly (P&F), Mike Binkley (L) and Brian Rees (Natural Law) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 67.6% 145,278
     Republican Paul Stepanek 24.6% 52,857
     Peace and Freedom John Peter Daly 4.1% 8,819
     Libertarian Mike Binkley 2.2% 4,766
     Natural Law Brian Rees 1.4% 3,097
Total Votes 214,817

1994
On November 8, 1994, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Paul Stepanek (R) and Michael Binkley (L) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 68% 129,413
     Republican Paul Stepanek 28.3% 53,801
     Libertarian Michael Binkley 3.8% 7,162
Total Votes 190,376

1992
On November 3, 1992, Henry Waxman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark Robbins (R), David Davis (I), Susan Davies (P&F) and Felix Tavi Rogin (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Waxman incumbent 61.3% 160,312
     Republican Mark Robbins 25.7% 67,141
     Independent David Davis 5.9% 15,445
     Peace and Freedom Susan Davies 5.3% 13,888
     Libertarian Felix Tavi Rogin 1.8% 4,699
     N/A Write-in 0% 1
Total Votes 261,486

1990
On November 6, 1990, Maxine Waters won election to the United States House. She defeated Bill DeWitt (R) and Waheed Boctor (L) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, California District 29 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMaxine Waters 79.4% 51,350
     Republican Bill DeWitt 18.6% 12,054
     Libertarian Waheed Boctor 2% 1,268
Total Votes 64,672

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 29th 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. OpenCongress "California's 29th 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