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California's 38th State Assembly district

California's 38th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Christy Smith of Santa Clarita.

California's 38th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember
  Christy Smith
DSanta Clarita
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
469,883
351,818
296,536
Demographics
Registered voters283,207
Registration36.55% Republican
34.99% Democratic
23.21% No party preference

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District profileEdit

The district encompasses the mountainous inner northern suburbs of Los Angeles. It consists of the Santa Clarita Valley and Simi Valley, along with parts of Soledad Canyon and the San Fernando Valley.

Election results from statewide racesEdit

Year Office Results
2018 Governor[1] Newsom 50.3 – 49.7%
Senator[2] Feinstein 51.3 – 48.7%
2016 President Clinton 49.6 – 44.4%
Senator Harris 62.5 – 37.5%
2014 Governor Kashkari 56.8 – 43.2%
2012 President Romney 50.8 – 46.7%
Senator Emken 51.7 – 48.3%

Election resultsEdit

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2018Edit

California State Assembly election, 2018
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dante Acosta (incumbent) 49,825 53.6
Democratic Christy Smith 43,050 46.4
Total votes 100,204 100.0
General election
Democratic Christy Smith 89,468 51.2
Republican Dante Acosta (incumbent) 85,417 48.8
Total votes 174,885 100.0
Democratic gain from Republican

2016Edit

California State Assembly election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Christy Smith 44,755 44.7
Republican Dante Acosta 36,236 36.2
Republican Tyler Izen 10,998 11.0
Republican Jarrod R. Degonia 8,215 8.2
Total votes 100,204 100.0
General election
Republican Dante Acosta 102,977 52.9
Democratic Christy Smith 91,801 47.1
Total votes 194,778 100.0
Republican hold

2014Edit

California State Assembly election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Scott Wilk (incumbent) 32,550 66.9
Democratic Jorge Salomon Fuentes 16,082 33.1
Total votes 48,632 100.0
General election
Republican Scott Wilk (incumbent) 63,249 66.3
Democratic Jorge Salomon Fuentes 32,095 33.7
Total votes 95,344 100.0
Republican hold

2012Edit

California State Assembly election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Scott Wilk 20,230 32.1
Democratic Edward Headington 19,608 31.1
Republican Patricia McKeon 14,025 22.2
Republican Paul B. Strickland 9,182 14.6
Total votes 63,045 100.0
General election
Republican Scott Wilk 100,069 56.9
Democratic Edward Headington 75,864 43.1
Total votes 175,933 100.0
Republican hold

2010Edit

California State Assembly election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Cameron Smyth (incumbent) 83,854 56.7
Democratic Diana G. Shaw 55,062 37.3
Libertarian Peggy Christensen 9,015 6.0
Total votes 147,931 100.0
Republican hold

2008Edit

California State Assembly election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Cameron Smyth (incumbent) 103,761 55.0
Democratic Carole Lutness 84,936 45.0
Total votes 188,697 100.0
Republican hold

2006Edit

California State Assembly election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Cameron Smyth 70,193 56.6
Democratic Lyn Shaw 46,926 37.7
Libertarian Peggy L. Christensen 7,116 5.7
Total votes 124,235 100.0
Republican hold

2004Edit

California State Assembly election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Keith Richman (incumbent) 106,834 61.2
Democratic Brian Joseph Davis 67,747 38.8
Total votes 174,581 100.0
Republican hold

2002Edit

California State Assembly election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Keith Richman (incumbent) 64,340 60.9
Democratic Paula L. Calderon 37,376 35.3
Libertarian Karl Lembke 4,074 3.8
Total votes 105,790 100.0
Republican hold

2000Edit

California State Assembly election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Keith Richman 74,581 51.0
Democratic Jon M. Lauritzen 64,732 44.2
Libertarian Philip Baron 7,033 4.8
Total votes 146,346 100.0
Republican hold

1998Edit

California State Assembly election, 1998
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom McClintock (incumbent) 78,417 100.0
Total votes 78,417 100.00
Republican hold

1996Edit

California State Assembly election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom McClintock 71,597 55.5
Democratic Jon M. Lauritzen 51,274 39.8
Natural Law Virginia F. Neuman 6,021 4.7
Total votes 128,892 100.0
Republican hold

1994Edit

California State Assembly election, 1994
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Paula Boland (incumbent) 74,382 67.1
Democratic Josh A. Arce 28,699 25.9
Green Charles Wilken 7,748 7.0
Total votes 110,829 100.0
Republican hold

1992Edit

California State Assembly election, 1992
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Paula Boland (incumbent) 78,770 53.7
Democratic Howard Cohen 59,742 40.7
Libertarian Devin Cutler 8,250 5.6
Total votes 146,762 100.0
Republican hold

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