California's 50th Congressional District elections, 2012

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The 50th congressional district of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.
This is the 50th congressional district prior to the 2010 redistricting.

Candidates wishing to run must file by the signature filing deadline of March 9, 2012. The primary elections will be held on June 5, 2012.

Heading into the election the incumbent is Brian Bilbray (R), who was first elected in 2006. However, due to heavy redistricting, the current incumbent of the district will most likely no longer remain in the district.


Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Impact of redistricting

See also: Redistricting in California

District history


On November 2, 2010, Brian Bilbray won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Francine Busby, Lars Grossmith, and Miriam Clark in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 50 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Bilbray Incumbent 56.7% 142,247
     Democratic Francine Busby 39% 97,818
     Libertarian Lars Grossmith 2.2% 5,546
     Peace and Freedom Miriam Clark 2.2% 5,470
Total Votes 251,081

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