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California's 55th State Assembly district

California's 55th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Republican Phillip Chen of Yorba Linda.

California's 55th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember
  Phillip Chen
RYorba Linda
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
461,696
351,337
287,325
Demographics
Registered voters245,721
Registration33.75% Republican
31.90% Democratic
30.23% No party preference

District profileEdit

The district straddles the intersection of three counties and several distinct regions. The Los Angeles County portion includes the southeastern San Gabriel Valley, the San Bernardino County portion contains the northernmost part of the Santa Ana Mountains, and the Orange County portion is marked by canyons. The district is relatively affluent and primarily suburban.

Election results from statewide racesEdit

Year Office Results
2018 Governor[1] Cox 52.1 – 47.9%
Senator[2] Feinstein 55.9 – 44.1%
2016 President Clinton 49.9 – 44.6%
Senator Harris 55.3 – 44.7%
2014 Governor Kashkari 57.2 – 42.8%
2012 President Romney 52.2 – 45.8%
Senator Emken 52.2 – 47.8%

Election resultsEdit

2018Edit

California State Assembly election, 2018
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Phillip Chen 42,664 47.2
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 20,441 22.6
Democratic Melissa Fazli 14,016 15.5
Republican James Gerbus 9,731 10.8
Republican Scott Lebda 3,571 3.9
Total votes 90,423 100.0
General election
Republican Phillip Chen 87,928 54.9
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 72,256 45.1
Total votes 160,184 100.0
Republican hold

2016Edit

California State Assembly election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 32,439 35.9
Republican Phillip Chen 19,684 21.8
Republican Mike Spence 18,737 20.7
Republican Ray Marquez 10,881 12.0
Republican Steven M. Tye 8,600 9.5
Total votes 90,341 100.0
General election
Republican Phillip Chen 98,960 57.7
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 72,471 42.3
Total votes 171,431 100.0
Republican hold

2014Edit

California State Assembly election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Ling Ling Chang 13,242 28.7
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 12,243 26.5
Republican Phillip Chen 10,659 23.1
Republican Steve Tye 9,987 21.6
Total votes 46,131 100.0
General election
Republican Ling Ling Chang 54,313 63.7
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 30,895 36.3
Total votes 85,208 100.0
Republican hold

2012Edit

California State Assembly election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Curt Hagman (incumbent) 40,298 69.1
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 17,994 30.9
Total votes 58,292 100.0
General election
Republican Curt Hagman (incumbent) 97,330 59.7
Democratic Gregg D. Fritchle 65,652 40.3
Total votes 162,982 100.0
Republican hold

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Supplement to the Statement of Vote: Counties by Assembly Districts for Governor" (PDF). California Secretary of State. 2018.
  2. ^ "Supplement to the Statement of Vote: Counties by State Assembly Districts for United States Senator" (PDF). California Secretary of State. 2018.

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