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California's 4th Congressional District

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California's 4th congressional district
Current incumbentTom McClintock Republican Party
Population711,815
Gender50.2% Male, 49.8% Female
Race86.0% White, 4.3% Asian, 1.7% Native Am., 1.1% Black
Ethnicity12.6% Hispanic
Unemployment13.2%
Median household income$61,303
High school graduation rate93.0%
College graduation rate31.2%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 4th Congressional District is located in the central portion of the state and includes the counties of Placer, El Dorado, Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne and Mariposa. It also contains most of Madera County and the northeastern half of Fresno County.[1]

California's 4th congressional district previously included the northeastern corner of California along Route 395, encompassed El Dorado, Placer, Nevada, Sierra, Plumas, Lassen, and Modoc counties, as well as parts of Butte County including Oroville and a small portion of Sacramento County including Orangevale.[2]

The current representative of the 4th congressional district is Tom McClintock (R).

Elections

2012

See also: California's 4th congressional district elections, 2012

The 4th congressional district of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Tom McClintock won re-election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom McClintock Incumbent 61.1% 197,803
     Democratic Jack Uppal 38.9% 125,885
Total Votes 323,688
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Tom McClintock won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Clint Curtis (D) and Ben Emery (G) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom McClintock incumbent 61.3% 186,397
     Democratic Clint Curtis 31.4% 95,653
     Green Ben Emery 7.3% 22,179
Total Votes 304,229

2008
On November 4, 2008, Tom McClintock won election to the United States House. He defeated Charlie Brown (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom McClintock 50.2% 185,790
     Democratic Charlie Brown 49.8% 183,990
Total Votes 369,780

2006
On November 7, 2006, John Doolittle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charlie Brown (D) and Dan Warren (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle incumbent 49.1% 135,818
     Democratic Charlie Brown 45.9% 126,999
     Libertarian Dan Warren 5.1% 14,076
Total Votes 276,893

2004
On November 2, 2004, John Doolittle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Winters (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle incumbent 65.4% 221,926
     Democratic David Winters 34.6% 117,443
Total Votes 339,369

2002
On November 5, 2002, John Doolittle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark Norberg (D), Allen Roberts (L), Bill Kirby (Write-in) and Phillip James Parisius (Write-in) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle incumbent 64.8% 147,997
     Democratic Mark Norberg 31.9% 72,860
     Libertarian Allen Roberts 3.2% 7,247
     Write-in Bill Kirby 0.2% 401
     Write-in Phillip James Parisius 0% 1
Total Votes 228,506

2000
On November 7, 2000, John Doolittle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark Norberg (D), William Fritz Frey (L) and Robert Ray (Natural Law) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle incumbent 63.4% 197,503
     Democratic Mark Norberg 31.5% 97,974
     Libertarian William Fritz Frey 3% 9,494
     Natural Law Robert Ray 2.1% 6,452
Total Votes 311,423

1998
On November 3, 1998, John Doolittle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Shapiro (D) and Dan Winterrowd (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle incumbent 62.6% 155,306
     Democratic David Shapiro 34.4% 85,394
     Libertarian Dan Winterrowd 3% 7,524
Total Votes 248,224

1996
On November 5, 1996, John Doolittle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Katie Hirning (D) and Patrick Lee McHargue (L) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle incumbent 60.5% 164,048
     Democratic Katie Hirning 36.1% 97,948
     Libertarian Patrick Lee McHargue 3.4% 9,319
Total Votes 271,315

1994
On November 8, 1994, John Doolittle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Katie Hirning (D) and Damon Falconi (L) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle incumbent 61.3% 144,936
     Democratic Katie Hirning 34.9% 82,505
     Libertarian Damon Falconi 3.8% 8,882
Total Votes 236,323

1992
On November 3, 1992, John Doolittle won election to the United States House. He defeated Patricia Malberg (D) and Patrick Lee McHargue (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doolittle 49.8% 141,155
     Democratic Patricia Malberg 45.7% 129,489
     Libertarian Patrick Lee McHargue 4.5% 12,705
     N/A Write-in 0% 16
Total Votes 283,365

1990
On November 6, 1990, Vic Fazio won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark Baughman (R) and Bryce Bigwood (L) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, California District 4 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngVic Fazio incumbent 54.7% 115,090
     Republican Mark Baughman 39.3% 82,738
     Libertarian Bryce Bigwood 6% 12,626
Total Votes 210,454

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 4th 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 4th 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