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California's 32nd congressional district

California's 32nd congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California based in Los Angeles County. The district includes El Monte, Monterey Park, West Covina, Azusa, and southern Glendora, in eastern Los Angeles County.

California's 32nd congressional district
California US Congressional District 32 (since 2013).tif
California's 32nd congressional district since January 3, 2013.
Representative
  Grace Napolitano
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Median income$70,390[1]
Ethnicity
Cook PVID+17[3]

The district is currently represented by Democrat Grace Napolitano.

The district was previously represented by Judy Chu; however, in the 2012 United States elections, due to redistricting, Chu ran for Representative in California's 27th congressional district, while Grace Napolitano ran in the 32nd district, having been displaced from the 38th district.

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CompetitivenessEdit

In statewide racesEdit

Election results from statewide races
Year Office Results
1990 Governor[4] Wilson 50.3% - 44.4%
1992 President[5] Clinton 78.0% - 12.7%
Senator[6] Boxer 76.5% - 18.1%
Senator (Special)[7] Feinstein 80.5% - 15.1%
1994 Governor[8] Brown 68.4% - 28.9%
Senator[9] Feinstein 75.3% - 18.9%
1996 President[10] Clinton 81.3% - 12.1%
1998 Governor[11] Davis 84.9% - 12.3%
Senator[12] Boxer 82.1% - 15.5%
2000 President[13] Gore 83.4% - 13.0%
Senator[14] Feinstein 81.5% - 11.8%
2002 Governor[15] Davis 59.5% - 31.9%
2003 Recall[16][17]   50.2% - 49.8%
Schwarzenegger 42.0% - 41.9%
2004 President[18] Kerry 62.3% - 36.6%
Senator[19] Boxer 68.3% - 26.0%
2006 Governor[20] Angelides 53.8% - 41.5%
Senator[21] Feinstein 68.1% - 26.7%
2008 President[22] Obama 68.2% - 29.8%
2010 Governor[23] Brown 64.6% - 29.1%
Senator[24] Boxer 63.7% - 29.9%
2012 President[25] Obama 65.2% - 32.5%
Senator[26] Feinstein 66.7% - 33.3%
2014 Governor[27] Brown 59.8% – 40.2%
2016 President[28] Clinton 66.6% - 27.7%
Senator[29] Harris 51.4% - 48.6%
2018 Governor[30] Newsom 65.2% – 34.8%
Senator[31] Feinstein 53.2% – 46.8%

List of members representing the districtEdit

District created January 3, 1963

Member Party Dates Cong
ress(es)
Electoral history Counties
 
Craig Hosmer
Republican January 3, 1963 –
December 31, 1974
88th
89th
90th
91st
92nd
93rd
Redistricted from the 18th district and re-elected in 1962.
Re-elected in 1964.
Re-elected in 1966.
Re-elected in 1968.
Re-elected in 1970.
Re-elected in 1972.
Resigned.
1963–1969
Los Angeles
1969–1973
Los Angeles, Orange
1973–1975
Los Angeles
Vacant December 31, 1974 –
January 3, 1975
 
Glenn M. Anderson
Democratic January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1993
94th
95th
96th
97th
98th
99th
100th
101st
102nd
Redistricted from the 35th district and re-elected in 1974.
Re-elected in 1976.
Re-elected in 1978.
Re-elected in 1980.
Re-elected in 1982.
Re-elected in 1984.
Re-elected in 1986.
Re-elected in 1988.
Re-elected in 1990.
Retired.
1975–1983
Los Angeles
1983–1993
Los Angeles
(Long Beach)
 
Julian C. Dixon
Democratic January 3, 1993 –
December 8, 2000
103rd
104th
105th
106th
Redistricted from the 28th district and re-elected in 1992.
Re-elected in 1994.
Re-elected in 1996.
Re-elected in 1998.
Re-elected in 2000.
Died.
1993–2003
Los Angeles
(Culver City)
Vacant December 8, 2000 –
June 5, 2001
 
Diane Watson
Democratic June 5, 2001 –
January 3, 2003
107th Elected to finish Dixon's term.
Redistricted to the 33rd district.
 
Hilda Solis
Democratic January 3, 2003 –
February 24, 2009
108th
109th
110th
111th
Redistricted from the 31st district and re-elected in 2002.
Re-elected in 2004.
Re-elected in 2006.
Re-elected in 2008.
Resigned to become U.S. Secretary of Labor
2003–2013
Los Angeles
(Baldwin Park,
Covina)
Vacant February 24, 2009 –
July 14, 2009
 
Judy Chu
Democratic July 14, 2009 –
January 3, 2013
111th
112th
Elected to finish Solis's term.
Re-elected in 2010.
Redistricted to the 27th district.
 
Grace Napolitano
Democratic January 3, 2013 –
Present
113th
114th
115th
116th.
Redistricted from the 38th district and re-elected in 2012.
Re-elected in 2014.
Re-elected in 2016.
Re-elected in 2018.
2013–Present
San Gabriel Valley including El Monte and West Covina

Election resultsEdit

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1962Edit

1962 United States House of Representatives elections in California[32]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (Incumbent) 115,915 70.2
Democratic J. J. Johovich 47,917 29.8
Total votes 163,832 100.0
Republican hold

1964Edit

1964 United States House of Representatives elections in California[33]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (Incumbent) 132,603 68.9
Democratic Michael Cullen 59,765 31.1
Total votes 192,368 100.0
Republican hold

1966Edit

1966 United States House of Representatives elections in California[34]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (Incumbent) 139,328 80.1
Democratic Tracy Odell 34,609 19.9
Total votes 173,937 100.0
Republican hold

1968Edit

1968 United States House of Representatives elections in California[35]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (Incumbent) 138,494 73.8
Democratic Arthur J. Gottlieb 45,308 24.1
American Independent Richard B. Williams 3,898 2.1
Total votes 187,700 100.0
Republican hold

1970Edit

1970 United States House of Representatives elections in California[36]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (Incumbent) 119,340 71.5
Democratic Walter L. Mallonee 44,278 26.5
Peace and Freedom John S. Donohue 3,227 2.0
Total votes 166,845 100.0
Republican hold

1972Edit

1972 United States House of Representatives elections in California[37]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (Incumbent) 147,016 65.9
Democratic Dennis Murray 71,394 32.0
Peace and Freedom John S. Donohue 4,804 2.1
Total votes 223,214 100.0
Republican hold

1974Edit

1974 United States House of Representatives elections in California[38]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 82,485 87.7
American Independent Virgil V. Badalich 8,710 9.2
Peace and Freedom Frank H. Walker 2,877 3.1
Total votes 94,072 100.0
Democratic hold

1976Edit

1976 United States House of Representatives elections in California[39]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 92,034 72.2
Republican Clifford O. Young 35,394 27.8
Total votes 127,428 100.0
Democratic hold

1978Edit

1978 United States House of Representatives elections in California[40]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 74,004 71.4
Republican Sonya Mathison 23,242 22.4
American Independent Ida Bader 6,363 6.2
Total votes 103,609 100.0
Democratic hold

1980Edit

1980 United States House of Representatives elections in California[41]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 84,057 65.9
Republican John R. Adler 39,260 30.8
Libertarian Thomas A. Cosgrove 4,209 3.3
Total votes 127,526 100.0
Democratic hold

1982Edit

1982 United States House of Representatives elections in California[42]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 84,663 58.0
Republican Brian F. Lungren 57,863 39.6
Peace and Freedom Eugene E. Ryle 3,473 2.4
Total votes 145,999 100.0
Democratic hold

1984Edit

1984 United States House of Representatives elections in California[43]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 102,961 60.7
Republican Roger E. Fiola 62,176 36.6
Libertarian Mark F. Denny 2,517 1.5
Peace and Freedom Patrick John McCoy 2,051 1.2
Total votes 169,705 100.0
Democratic hold

1986Edit

1986 United States House of Representatives elections in California[44]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 90,739 68.5
Republican Joyce M. Robertson 39,003 29.4
Peace and Freedom John S. Donohue 2,799 2.1
Total votes 132,541 100.0
Democratic hold

1988Edit

1988 United States House of Representatives elections in California[45]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 114,666 66.9
Republican Sanford W. Kahn 50,710 29.6
Peace and Freedom Vikki Murdock 4,032 2.4
Libertarian Marc F. Denny 1,941 1.1
Total votes 171,349 100.0
Democratic hold

1990Edit

1990 United States House of Representatives elections in California[46]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Glenn M. Anderson (Incumbent) 68,268 61.5
Republican Sanford W. Kahn 42,692 38.5
Total votes 110,960
Democratic hold

1992Edit

1992 United States House of Representatives elections in California[47]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Julian C. Dixon (Incumbent) 150,644 87.2
Libertarian Robert G. "Bob" Weber Jr. 12,834 7.2
Peace and Freedom William R. Williams II 9,782 5.6
Independent Leanick-Beltran (write-in) 2 0.0
Total votes 173,262 100.0
Democratic hold

1994Edit

1994 United States House of Representatives elections in California[48]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Julian C. Dixon (Incumbent) 98,017 77.6
Republican Ernie A. Farhat 22,190 17.6
Peace and Freedom John Honigsfeld 6,099 4.8
Total votes 126,306 100.0
Democratic hold

1996Edit

1996 United States House of Representatives elections in California[49]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Julian C. Dixon (Incumbent) 124,712 82.4
Republican Larry Ardito 18,768 12.4
Libertarian Neal Donner 6,390 4.2
Natural Law Rashied Jibri 1,557 1.0
Total votes 151,427 100.0
Democratic hold

1998Edit

1998 United States House of Representatives elections in California[50]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Julian C. Dixon (Incumbent) 112,253 86.7
Republican Laurence Ardito 14,622 11.3
Libertarian Velko Milosevich 2,617 2.0
Total votes 129,492 100.0
Democratic hold

2000Edit

2000 United States House of Representatives elections in California[51]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Julian C. Dixon (Incumbent) 137,447 83.6
Republican Kathy Williamson 19,924 12.2
Libertarian Bob Weber 3,875 2.3
Natural Law Rashied Jibri 3,281 1.9
Total votes 164,527 100.0
Democratic hold

2001 (Special)Edit

2001 California's 32nd congressional district special election[52]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Diane Watson 75,584 71.4
Republican Noel Irwin Hentschel 20,088 19.0
Green Donna J. Warren 3,792 3.6
Reform Ezola B. Foster 1,557 1.5
Invalid or blank votes 4,575 4.5
Total votes 105,596 100.0
Turnout   37.6
Democratic hold

2002Edit

2002 United States House of Representatives elections in California[53]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Hilda Solis (Incumbent) 58,530 68.8
Republican Emma E. Fischbeck 23,366 27.5
Libertarian Michael "Mick" McGuire 3,183 3.7
Total votes 85,079 100.0
Democratic hold

2004Edit

2004 United States House of Representatives elections in California[54]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Hilda Solis (Incumbent) 119,144 85.1
Libertarian Leland Faegre 21,002 14.9
Total votes 140,146 100.0
Democratic hold

2006Edit

2006 United States House of Representatives elections in California[55]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Hilda Solis (Incumbent) 76,059 83.0
Libertarian Leland Faegre 21,002 17.0
Total votes 97,061 100.0
Democratic hold

2008Edit

2008 United States House of Representatives elections in California[56]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Hilda Solis (Incumbent) 130,142 100.0
Independent Innocent Osunwa (write-in) 8 0.0
Total votes 130,150 100.0
Turnout   53.6
Democratic hold

2009 (Special)Edit

2009 California's 32nd congressional district special election[57]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Judy Chu 16,194 61.8
Republican Betty Chu 8,630 33.0
Libertarian Christopher Agrella 1,356 5.2
Independent Eleanor Garcia (write-in) 2 0.0
Invalid or blank votes 1,240 4.7
Total votes 26,182 100.0
Turnout   10.7
Democratic hold

2010Edit

2010 United States House of Representatives elections in California[58]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Judy Chu (Incumbent) 77,759 71.0
Republican Edward Schmerling 31,697 29.0
Total votes 109,456 100.0
Democratic hold

2012Edit

2012 United States House of Representatives elections in California[59]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Grace Napolitano (Incumbent) 124,903 65.7
Republican David L. Miller 65,208 34.3
Total votes 190,111 100.0
Democratic hold

2014Edit

2014 United States House of Representatives elections in California[60]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Grace Napolitano (Incumbent) 50,353 59.7
Republican Arturo Enrique Alas 34,053 40.3
Total votes 84,406 100.0
Democratic hold

2016Edit

2016 United States House of Representatives elections in California[61]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Grace Napolitano (Incumbent) 114,926 61.6
Democratic Roger Hernández 71,720 38.4
Total votes 186,464 100.0
Democratic hold

2018Edit

2018 United States House of Representatives elections in California[62]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Grace Napolitano (Incumbent) 121,759 58.8
Democratic Joshua Scott 55,272 41.2
Total votes 177,031 100.0
Democratic hold

Living former representativesEdit

As of March 2019, there are three former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from California's 32nd congressional district that are currently living. The most recent representative to die was Julian Dixon (served 1993-2000) on December 8, 2000. He was also the most recently serving representative to die.

Representative Term in office Date of birth (and age)
Diane Watson 2001 - 2003 (1933-11-12) November 12, 1933 (age 85)
Hilda Solis 2003 - 2009 (1957-10-20) October 20, 1957 (age 61)
Judy Chu 2009 - 2013 (1953-07-07) July 7, 1953 (age 65)

Historical district boundariesEdit

From 2003 through 2013, the district consisted of parts of eastern Los Angeles, including Covina, Baldwin Park and El Monte. Due to redistricting after the 2010 United States Census, the district moved slightly south within Los Angeles County but still includes most of the previous areas.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ US Census
  2. ^ "California's citizen commission final district maps: Find out what's changed where you live". Latimes.com. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  4. ^ Statement of Vote (1990 Governor)
  5. ^ Statement of Vote (1992 President)
  6. ^ Statement of Vote (1992 Senate)
  7. ^ Statement of Vote (1992 Senate)
  8. ^ Statement of Vote (1994 Governor)
  9. ^ Statement of Vote (1994 Senate)
  10. ^ Statement of Vote (1996 President)
  11. ^ Statement of Vote (1998 Governor) Archived September 29, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
  12. ^ Statement of Vote (1998 Senate) Archived September 29, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
  13. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 President)
  14. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 Senator)
  15. ^ Statement of Vote (2002 Governor)
  16. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Recall Question)
  17. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Governor)
  18. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 President)
  19. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 Senator)
  20. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Governor)
  21. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Senator)
  22. ^ Statement of Vote (2008 President)
  23. ^ Statement of Vote (2010 Governor)
  24. ^ Statement of Vote (2010 Senator)
  25. ^ Statement of Vote (2012 President)
  26. ^ Statement of Vote (2012 Senator)
  27. ^ Statement of Vote (2014 Governor)
  28. ^ Statement of Vote (2016 President)
  29. ^ Statement of Vote (2016 Senator)
  30. ^ Statement of Vote (2018 Governor)
  31. ^ Statement of Vote (2018 Senator)
  32. ^ "1962 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  33. ^ "1964 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  34. ^ "1966 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  35. ^ "1968 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  36. ^ "1970 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  37. ^ "1972 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  38. ^ "1974 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  39. ^ "1976 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  40. ^ "1978 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  41. ^ "1980 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  42. ^ "1982 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  43. ^ "1984 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  44. ^ "1986 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  45. ^ "1988 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  46. ^ "1990 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  47. ^ "1992 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  48. ^ "1994 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  49. ^ "1996 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  50. ^ "1998 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  51. ^ "2000 election results" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  52. ^ 2001 Special Election Results
  53. ^ 2002 election results
  54. ^ 2004 election results
  55. ^ 2006 election results
  56. ^ 2008 election results
  57. ^ 2009 special election results
  58. ^ 2010 election results
  59. ^ 2012 election results
  60. ^ 2014 election results
  61. ^ 2016 election results
  62. ^ 2018 election results

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