California's 42nd Congressional District

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The 42nd Congressional District of California is a congressional district in California.

California's 42nd Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes part of western Riverside County.[1]

California's 42nd congressional district previously included parts of Los Angeles, Orange, and San Bernardino counties in southern California.[2]

The current representative of the 42nd congressional district is Ken Calvert (R).

Elections

2012

See also: California's 42nd congressional district elections, 2012

The 42nd congressional district of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 44th district, Ken Calvert won election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Calvert Incumbent 60.6% 130,245
     Democratic Michael Williamson 39.4% 84,702
Total Votes 214,947
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Gary Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael Williamson (D) and Mark Lambert (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGary Miller incumbent 62.2% 127,161
     Democratic Michael Williamson 31.9% 65,122
     Libertarian Mark Lambert 5.9% 12,115
Total Votes 204,398

2008
On November 4, 2008, Gary Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Edwin Chau (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGary Miller incumbent 60.2% 158,404
     Democratic Edwin Chau 39.8% 104,909
Total Votes 263,313

2006
On November 7, 2006, Gary Miller won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGary Miller incumbent 100% 129,720
Total Votes 129,720

2004
On November 2, 2004, Gary Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Lewis Myers (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGary Miller incumbent 68.1% 167,632
     Democratic Lewis Myers 31.9% 78,393
Total Votes 246,025

2002
On November 5, 2002, Gary Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Richard Waldron (D) and Donald Yee (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGary Miller incumbent 67.8% 98,476
     Democratic Richard Waldron 29% 42,090
     Libertarian Donald Yee 3.2% 4,680
Total Votes 145,246

2000
On November 7, 2000, Joe Baca won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Elia Pirozzi (R), John Ballard (L) and Gwyn Hartley (Natural Law) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Baca incumbent 59.8% 90,585
     Republican Elia Pirozzi 35.1% 53,239
     Libertarian John Ballard 2.7% 4,059
     Natural Law Gwyn Hartley 2.4% 3,694
Total Votes 151,577

1998
On November 3, 1998, George Brown, Jr. won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Elia Pirozzi (R), Hale McGee (American Independent) and David Lynn Hollist (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Brown, Jr. incumbent 55.3% 62,207
     Republican Elia Pirozzi 40.3% 45,328
     American Independent Hale McGee 2.7% 3,086
     Libertarian David Lynn Hollist 1.7% 1,899
Total Votes 112,520

1996
On November 5, 1996, George Brown, Jr. won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Linda Wilde (R) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Brown, Jr. incumbent 50.5% 52,166
     Republican Linda Wilde 49.5% 51,170
Total Votes 103,336

1994
On November 8, 1994, George Brown, Jr. won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Rob Guzman (R) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Brown, Jr. incumbent 51.1% 58,888
     Republican Rob Guzman 48.8% 56,259
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 58
Total Votes 115,205

1992
On November 3, 1992, George Brown, Jr. won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dick Rutan (R) and Fritz Ward (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Brown, Jr. incumbent 50.7% 79,780
     Republican Dick Rutan 44% 69,251
     Libertarian Fritz Ward 5.4% 8,424
Total Votes 157,455

1990
On November 6, 1990, Dana Rohrabacher won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Guy Kimbrough (D) and Richard Gibb Martin (L) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDana Rohrabacher incumbent 59.3% 109,353
     Democratic Guy Kimbrough 36.5% 67,189
     Libertarian Richard Gibb Martin 4.2% 7,744
Total Votes 184,286

1988
On November 8, 1988, Dana Rohrabacher won election to the United States House. He defeated Guy Kimbrough (D) and Richard Rose (Peace and Freedom) in the general election.[15]

U.S. House, California District 42 General Election, 1988
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDana Rohrabacher 64.2% 153,280
     Democratic Guy Kimbrough 33% 78,778
     Peace and Freedom Richard Rose 2.8% 6,563
Total Votes 238,621

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 42nd 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 42nd 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
  15. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1988," accessed March 28, 2013