California's 40th Congressional District

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The 40th Congressional District of California is a congressional district in California.

California's 40th Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes part of Los Angeles County.[1]

California's 40th congressional district previously was based in Orange County. The district covered cities in the northern part of the county, including Fullerton, Orange, Cypress, Stanton, and Buena Park.[2]

The current representative of the 40th congressional district is Lucille Roybal-Allard (D).

Elections

2012

See also: California's 40th congressional district elections, 2012

The 40th congressional district of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 34th district, Lucille Roybal-Allard won election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLucille Roybal-Allard Incumbent 58.9% 73,940
     Democratic David Sanchez 41.1% 51,613
Total Votes 125,553
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christina Avalos (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 66.8% 119,455
     Democratic Christina Avalos 33.2% 59,400
Total Votes 178,855

2008
On November 4, 2008, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christina Avalos (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 62.5% 144,923
     Democratic Christina Avalos 37.5% 86,772
Total Votes 231,695

2006
On November 7, 2006, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Florice Orea Hoffman (D) and Philip Inman (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 66.8% 100,995
     Democratic Florice Orea Hoffman 30.7% 46,418
     Libertarian Philip Inman 2.6% 3,876
Total Votes 151,289

2004
On November 2, 2004, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated J. Tilman Williams (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 67.9% 147,617
     Democratic J. Tilman Williams 32.1% 69,684
Total Votes 217,301

2002
On November 5, 2002, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christina Avalos (D) and Charles Roland McGlawn (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 67.6% 92,422
     Democratic Christina Avalos 29.5% 40,265
     Libertarian Charles Roland McGlawn 2.9% 3,955
Total Votes 136,642

2000
On November 7, 2000, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Frank Schmit (Natural Law) and Marion Lindberg (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 79.9% 151,069
     Natural Law Frank Schmit 10.1% 19,029
     Libertarian Marion Lindberg 10% 18,924
Total Votes 189,022

1998
On November 3, 1998, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bob Conaway (D) and Maurice Maybena (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 64.9% 97,406
     Democratic Bob Conaway 31.9% 47,897
     Libertarian Maurice Maybena 3.2% 4,822
Total Votes 150,125

1996
On November 5, 1996, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bob Conaway (D), Hale McGee (American Independent) and Joseph Kelley (L) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 64.9% 98,821
     Democratic Bob Conaway 29% 44,102
     American Independent Hale McGee 3.3% 4,963
     Libertarian Joseph Kelley 2.9% 4,375
Total Votes 152,261

1994
On November 8, 1994, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Donald Rusk (D) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 70.7% 115,728
     Democratic Donald Rusk 29.3% 48,003
Total Votes 163,731

1992
On November 3, 1992, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Donald Rusk (D) and Margie Akin (P&F) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 63.1% 129,563
     Democratic Donald Rusk 31.1% 63,881
     Peace and Freedom Margie Akin 5.8% 11,839
Total Votes 205,283

1990
On November 6, 1990, Christopher Cox won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Eugene Gratz (D) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChristopher Cox incumbent 67.6% 142,299
     Democratic Eugene Gratz 32.4% 68,087
Total Votes 210,386

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 40th 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 40th 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